Farm Subsidy information

South Dakota

South Dakota Farm Subsidy Information

South Dakota Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

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

Top programs in South Dakota, 1995-2014:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies59,343$4,709,546,074
2Soybean Subsidies41,012$2,043,792,219
3Wheat Subsidies45,708$1,970,208,575
4Disaster Payments46,312$1,499,438,831
5Conservation Reserve Program32,233$1,365,304,714
6Livestock Subsidies28,741$562,814,573
7Sunflower Subsidies11,312$308,378,227
8Sorghum Subsidies16,930$142,311,565
9Barley Subsidies28,197$102,263,112
10Env. Quality Incentive Program4,114$93,105,804

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