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Tennessee Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Tennessee, 1995-2020‡

Tennessee Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • Tennessee ranking: 25 of 50 States
  • 74 percent of farms in Tennessee did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in Tennessee, 1995-2020‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Cotton Subsidies22,738$1,587,834,564
2Corn Subsidies53,855$799,338,268
3Soybean Subsidies31,146$622,064,169
4Conservation Reserve Program18,355$385,983,880
5Disaster Payments54,514$353,361,974
6Wheat Subsidies38,380$332,344,162
7Livestock Subsidies44,998$143,700,578
8Tobacco Subsidies76,471$134,276,926
9Dairy Program Subsidies2,103$72,991,049
10Env. Quality Incentive Program6,841$64,894,272

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


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