Livestock Disaster / Emergency in Gilmer County, Georgia, 1995-2020‡

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 20 of 161

Recipients of Livestock Disaster / Emergency from farms in Gilmer County, Georgia totaled $1,580,000 in from 1995-2020‡.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Livestock Disaster / Emergency
1William Brett BurnetteTalking Rock, GA 30175$96,936
2Franklin B Wright Inc *Talking Rock, GA 30175$58,069
3Ray E ReeceEllijay, GA 30536$53,032
4Eugene WoodringEllijay, GA 30536$50,546
5Emmett FaristEllijay, GA 30540$43,389
6Penland Brothers Poultry *Ellijay, GA 30540$41,005
7Boyd Jackson Reece JrEllijay, GA 30536$37,379
8C Arthur WeaverEllijay, GA 30536$36,718
9Eddie E BrooksEllijay, GA 30536$35,584
10Billy Eugene JamesEllijay, GA 30540$31,958
11Wm H Burnette JrTalking Rock, GA 30175$30,339
12Joe H JamesEast Ellijay, GA 30539$27,859
13William L WeaverEllijay, GA 30536$27,780
14Earl O ToweryEllijay, GA 30540$27,284
15Joseph Mitchell DavisEllijay, GA 30540$26,583
16Thomas L PrinceEllijay, GA 30536$25,138
17Howard GreenEllijay, GA 30540$24,465
18David J ReeceEllijay, GA 30536$23,597
19Serena Rachel ReeceEllijay, GA 30536$23,003
20Kenny McclureEllijay, GA 30540$22,071

* 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.

** EWG has identified this recipient as a bank or lending institution that received the payment because the payment applicant had a loan requiring any subsidy payments go to the lender first. In 2019, the information provided to EWG by USDA began to include the entity that received the payment, rather than the person or entity that applied for it, which was previously provided. This move to shield subsidy recipients from disclosure enables USDA to further evade taxpayer accountability. Six percent of subsidy dollars went to banks, lending institutions, or the Farm Service Agency.”

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


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