Farm Subsidy information

California

USDA Subsidies for farms in California totaled $13.7 billion in subsidies from 1995 through 2020‡

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Year Subsidy Category Total USDA Subsidies
Payments /
Recipients
1995 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$15,858,012
$17,166,590
$204,631,138
$56,967,299
2,200 Recipients
1,544 Recipients
10,462 Recipients
36,106 Policies
$294,623,039
13,116
1996 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$17,200,835
$8,956,214
$267,583,571
$56,543,650
1,672 Recipients
801 Recipients
13,741 Recipients
34,144 Policies
$350,284,269
15,376
1997 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$14,354,248
$6,571,467
$196,072,745
$63,221,317
1,552 Recipients
398 Recipients
12,555 Recipients
34,384 Policies
$280,219,734
13,862
1998 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$9,811,672
$14,204,429
$331,586,861
$73,076,922
1,167 Recipients
1,161 Recipients
12,690 Recipients
33,379 Policies
$428,679,885
13,900
1999 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$9,850,864
$184,831,614
$475,746,760
$80,301,638
1,116 Recipients
9,800 Recipients
13,515 Recipients
37,994 Policies
$750,730,876
21,266
2000 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$7,606,516
$64,841,069
$641,325,738
$85,054,142
966 Recipients
5,045 Recipients
14,358 Recipients
35,947 Policies
$798,827,465
18,803
2001 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$8,389,750
$63,922,896
$795,036,879
$101,505,565
1,085 Recipients
3,688 Recipients
14,808 Recipients
36,310 Policies
$968,855,090
18,346
2002 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$9,935,811
$71,598,348
$584,063,869
$104,331,029
1,178 Recipients
6,679 Recipients
14,661 Recipients
35,213 Policies
$769,929,058
19,777
2003 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$16,236,640
$69,068,080
$589,370,436
$107,528,088
1,362 Recipients
5,010 Recipients
15,373 Recipients
34,096 Policies
$782,203,244
19,536
2004 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$19,460,496
$29,776,623
$407,022,253
$113,376,811
1,552 Recipients
2,314 Recipients
14,086 Recipients
33,690 Policies
$569,636,183
16,838
2005 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$45,398,929
$92,362,125
$526,275,796
$120,893,642
2,725 Recipients
4,800 Recipients
14,650 Recipients
32,930 Policies
$784,930,492
19,379
2006 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$56,628,190
$9,608,567
$435,938,982
$132,280,673
3,272 Recipients
583 Recipients
13,634 Recipients
32,479 Policies
$634,456,412
16,293
2007 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$61,601,835
$9,356,071
$378,328,113
$133,156,048
3,460 Recipients
600 Recipients
12,566 Recipients
31,762 Policies
$582,442,067
15,377
2008 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$74,522,879
$86,568,769
$257,209,506
$141,004,674
3,728 Recipients
5,692 Recipients
10,856 Recipients
31,521 Policies
$559,305,828
17,294
2009 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$62,048,550
$31,987,927
$401,857,951
$164,812,606
3,033 Recipients
2,097 Recipients
10,568 Recipients
32,992 Policies
$660,707,034
14,379
2010 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$29,065,766
$60,079,612
$179,039,210
$148,806,292
846 Recipients
2,795 Recipients
9,539 Recipients
32,985 Policies
$417,057,787
12,395
2011 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$5,337,067
$19,817,875
$139,863,430
$168,510,198
447 Recipients
1,077 Recipients
8,197 Recipients
32,664 Policies
$333,908,135
9,402
2012 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$4,097,875
$9,852,697
$154,427,450
$176,752,402
397 Recipients
584 Recipients
8,108 Recipients
33,209 Policies
$345,130,424
8,878
2013 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$6,214,355
$11,835,458
$143,180,843
$192,468,582
327 Recipients
744 Recipients
8,035 Recipients
33,289 Policies
$353,699,238
8,911
2014 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$4,437,946
$130,484,648
$30,841,455
$241,426,596
264 Recipients
2,748 Recipients
2,752 Recipients
34,482 Policies
$407,190,645
5,632
2015 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$5,499,401
$97,465,785
$40,357,803
$252,251,194
265 Recipients
2,977 Recipients
2,685 Recipients
33,716 Policies
$395,574,183
5,744
2016 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$3,734,407
$68,369,241
$62,735,887
$290,048,172
247 Recipients
2,818 Recipients
4,628 Recipients
33,341 Policies
$424,887,707
7,269
2017 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$3,567,598
$28,979,725
$56,638,875
$250,860,448
234 Recipients
1,648 Recipients
3,724 Recipients
32,373 Policies
$340,046,646
5,323
2018 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$2,258,113
$21,201,670
$149,470,881
$252,069,690
171 Recipients
1,205 Recipients
5,988 Recipients
32,161 Policies
$425,000,354
7,123
2019‡ Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$2,485,661
$34,343,648
$287,113,614
$263,292,819
171 Recipients
1,147 Recipients
9,680 Recipients
32,588 Policies
$590,822,644
10,689
2020 Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$40,104
$9,087,371
$421,117,361
$0
5 Recipients
334 Recipients
12,497 Recipients
0 Policies
$430,244,836
12,696
Total‡ Conservation
Disaster
Commodity
Crop Insurance
$495,643,521
$1,252,338,521
$8,156,837,406
$3,770,540,497
13,909 Recipients
29,862 Recipients
46,512 Recipients
843,755 Policies
$13,679,393,276
70,610

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

 

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