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South Dakota Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, South Dakota, 2018

South Dakota Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • South Dakota ranking: 8 of 50 States
  • 28 percent of farms in South Dakota did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in South Dakota, 2018:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Soybean Subsidies15,985$461,992,214
2Corn Subsidies17,893$306,751,615
3Conservation Reserve Program14,474$106,551,165
4Wheat Subsidies13,903$105,054,161
5Disaster Payments3,597$52,655,433
6Livestock Subsidies3,063$26,007,592
7Sunflower Subsidies2,869$22,768,937
8Sorghum Subsidies3,908$13,181,784
9Oat Subsidies6,162$3,674,119
10Dairy Program Subsidies202$3,389,195

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019.


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