Tobacco Subsidies in the United States, 2017

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 9 of 9

Recipients of Tobacco Subsidies from farms in the United States totaled $8,375 in in 2017.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Tobacco Subsidies
1I Kenneth ClayWinston Salem, NC 27106$3,026
2Richard Simpson ClayTroutman, NC 28166$3,026
3Duane Clark MorganRutledge, TN 37861$442
4Stacie Morgan MarksNew Market, TN 37820$442
5Wilda ChenaultTaylorsville, KY 40071$354
6Morris Truman SmithMount Hermon, KY 42157$350
7Julius SmithLouisville, KY 40299$350
8Nelda SmithMount Hermon, KY 42157$350
9Nellie Elizabeth PurcellLebanon, VA 24266$36

* USDA data are not "transparent" for many payments made to recipients through most cooperatives. Recipients of payments made through most cooperatives, and the amounts, have not been made public. To see ownership information, click on the name, then click on the link that is titled Ownership Information.

‡ 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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