Flax Subsidies in Illinois, 1995-2020‡

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 15 of 15

Recipients of Flax Subsidies from farms in Illinois totaled $6,029 in from 1995-2020‡.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Flax Subsidies
1Stanley T Harrison Revocable TrusAledo, IL 61231$3,416
2Joel RissmanLeaf River, IL 61047$1,766
3Larry D WettsteinEureka, IL 61530$233
4Margaret L FeuchtPrinceville, IL 61559$120
5Eugene SiebenthalPrinceville, IL 61559$120
6Earl W FeuchtPrinceville, IL 61559$120
7Kay T SiebenthalPrinceville, IL 61559$120
8Adeline Prouty Trust *Geneseo, IL 61254$34
9Timothy J Whalen Living TrustCharleston, IL 61920$24
10Barbara J PearcyCharleston, IL 61920$16
11George R WhalenMattoon, IL 61938$16
12M Therese RardinCharleston, IL 61920$16
13Victor J ShrockTampico, IL 61283$14
14Kendall J ShrockRiceville, IA 50466$9
15Derek ShrockTampico, IL 61283$5

* 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.”

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


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