Farm Subsidy information

Mellette County, South Dakota

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Mellette County, South Dakota Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Mellette County, South Dakota, 1995-2020‡

Mellette County, 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 Mellette County, South Dakota, 1995-2020‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Wheat Subsidies412$21,882,113
2Disaster Payments534$21,293,785
3Livestock Subsidies456$16,431,310
4Corn Subsidies228$6,546,413
5Sorghum Subsidies333$4,898,834

‡ Data for 2020 includes payments made by USDA through June 30, 2020 and does not include crop insurance premium subsidies.


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