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Virginia Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Virginia, 1995-2020‡

Virginia Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • Virginia ranking: 32 of 50 States
  • 86 percent of farms in Virginia did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in Virginia, 1995-2020‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies24,864$522,050,646
2Peanut Subsidies9,497$286,609,770
3Soybean Subsidies7,086$285,505,798
4Disaster Payments22,062$282,719,787
5Cotton Subsidies2,379$229,191,721
6Wheat Subsidies16,498$177,628,918
7Conservation Reserve Program9,422$150,485,672
8Tobacco Subsidies27,317$142,813,565
9Dairy Program Subsidies1,747$98,572,137
10Env. Quality Incentive Program4,271$61,867,111

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


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