Total Commodity Certificates in California, 1995-2019‡

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 20 of 5,659

Recipients of Total Commodity Certificates from farms in California totaled $1,077,000,000 in from 1995-2019‡.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Total Commodity Certificates
1Farmers Rice CoopSacramento, CA 95851$72,400,023
2J G Boswell CoCorcoran, CA 93212$10,231,178
3Bowles Farming Company, Inc *Los Banos, CA 93635$9,072,040
4Wolfsen Land & Cattle Co *Los Banos, CA 93635$7,704,680
5King Ranch IncKingsville, TX 78364$7,195,967
6S J R Farming *Los Banos, CA 93635$6,517,276
7C J Ritchie Farms *Visalia, CA 93291$5,819,386
8Hansen Ranches *Corcoran, CA 93212$4,544,436
9Westfarmers *Visalia, CA 93279$4,304,599
10Red River Farms *Blythe, CA 92225$4,043,436
11Lkh Farming An Arizona Gp *Ehrenberg, AZ 85334$3,777,173
12Tohono O'odham Farming Authority *Eloy, AZ 85131$3,654,037
13Lewis Maiorino Ranches *Dos Palos, CA 93620$3,619,826
14H Four Farms III *Buckeye, AZ 85326$3,354,696
15Brooks Farms *Goodyear, AZ 85395$3,313,248
16Gila River Farms *Sacaton, AZ 85147$3,218,780
17Falfa Farms 95 *Eloy, AZ 85131$3,153,498
18E W Merritt Farms *Porterville, CA 93257$3,152,624
19Sumner Peck Ranch Inc *Madera, CA 93638$2,964,619
20Ak-chin Farms *Maricopa, AZ 85138$2,840,258

* 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 April 30, 2019.


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