Farm Subsidy information


Show data for:

Texas Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Texas, 2016

Texas Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • Texas ranking: 1 of 50 States
  • 86 percent of farms in Texas did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in Texas, 2016:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Cotton Subsidies21,860$602,302,537
2Corn Subsidies18,837$174,240,441
3Wheat Subsidies33,522$168,210,712
4Sorghum Subsidies34,936$142,041,442
5Conservation Reserve Program14,704$112,899,553
6Disaster Payments16,049$97,963,129
7Peanut Subsidies4,505$93,921,109
8Livestock Subsidies14,431$90,262,097
9Rice Subsidies2,290$87,685,521
10Soybean Subsidies791$5,113,108

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


Farm Subsidies Education