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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 Subsidies86,702$4,914,924,248
2Dairy Program Subsidies42,776$1,244,003,584
3Soybean Subsidies43,455$1,004,042,167
4Conservation Reserve Program44,327$931,573,720
5Disaster Payments33,137$381,318,436
6Wheat Subsidies26,042$134,770,679
7Env. Quality Incentive Program8,575$103,112,034
8Livestock Subsidies24,006$69,807,028
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 April 30, 2019.


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