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South Dakota Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, South Dakota, 1995-2019‡

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, 1995-2019‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies63,656$6,347,301,772
2Soybean Subsidies45,373$3,035,513,104
3Wheat Subsidies48,552$2,376,805,528
4Conservation Reserve Program35,415$1,747,257,544
5Disaster Payments47,764$1,700,254,334
6Livestock Subsidies30,354$687,972,625
7Sunflower Subsidies12,142$377,708,494
8Sorghum Subsidies17,849$180,827,402
9Barley Subsidies28,781$105,209,117
10Env. Quality Incentive Program4,164$93,105,804

‡ 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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