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Wisconsin Farm Subsidy Information

Total Subsidies, Wisconsin, 1995-2019‡

Wisconsin Farm Subsidy Quick Facts

  • Wisconsin ranking: 16 of 50 States
  • 58 percent of farms in Wisconsin did not collect subsidy payments - according to USDA.

Top programs in Wisconsin, 1995-2019‡:

Rank Program Number of Recipients
Subsidy Total
1Corn Subsidies86,743$4,915,106,091
2Dairy Program Subsidies42,836$1,258,826,683
3Soybean Subsidies43,487$1,004,900,423
4Conservation Reserve Program44,327$931,573,720
5Disaster Payments33,137$381,318,436
6Wheat Subsidies26,059$134,791,949
7Env. Quality Incentive Program8,575$103,112,034
8Livestock Subsidies24,034$70,491,162
9Wetlands Reserve Program360$33,458,516
10Oat Subsidies62,625$33,260,184

‡ Data for 2019 is incomplete and only includes Market Facilitation Program payments made between January 1, 2019 and October 31, 2019.


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