Cotton Subsidies in California, 1995-2019‡

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 20 of 14,353

Recipients of Cotton Subsidies from farms in California totaled $3,292,000,000 in from 1995-2019‡.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Cotton Subsidies
1Dublin Farms *Corcoran, CA 93212$16,741,538
2S J R Farming *Los Banos, CA 93635$14,947,704
3Hansen Ranches *Corcoran, CA 93212$14,695,665
4Buttonwillow Land & Cattle Co - M *Buttonwillow, CA 93206$13,359,638
5Starrh & Starrh Ctn Growers *Shafter, CA 93263$11,006,894
6Bowles Farming Company, Inc *Los Banos, CA 93635$10,935,755
7J G Boswell CoCorcoran, CA 93212$10,432,162
8Red River Farms *Blythe, CA 92225$10,422,590
9Gilkey Five *Corcoran, CA 93212$10,155,664
10Sandridge Partners Lp *Los Altos, CA 94022$9,567,535
11Fisher Farms *Blythe, CA 92225$9,322,275
12C J Ritchie Farms *Visalia, CA 93291$8,690,769
13Wolfsen Land & Cattle Co *Los Banos, CA 93635$7,936,354
14Rolling Hills Farms *Oceano, CA 93445$7,749,780
15Hall Co *Firebaugh, CA 93622$7,392,441
16E W Merritt Farms *Porterville, CA 93257$7,267,583
17King Ranch IncKingsville, TX 78364$7,195,967
18Torigiani Farms *Buttonwillow, CA 93206$7,027,306
19Chicca Bros/twin Farms *Buttonwillow, CA 93206$6,908,293
20A-bar Ag Enterprises *Firebaugh, CA 93622$6,872,573

* 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.

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‡ 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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