Subtotal, Farming Subsidies in Illinois, 2019‡

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 20 of 82,174

Recipients of Subtotal, Farming Subsidies from farms in Illinois totaled $1,464,000,000 in in 2019‡.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
2019
1Agrifund LLC **Lubbock, TX 79423$3,963,145
2Commodity Credit Corporation **Langdon, ND 58249$1,168,578
3D Dowson Fms *Pawnee, IL 62558$1,140,482
4Herrmann Farms *Hinckley, IL 60520$1,114,492
5Sam Beetz & Sons *Mendota, IL 61342$1,099,412
6Jenks Family Farms *Monmouth, IL 61462$1,025,558
7Bigham Farms *Vergennes, IL 62994$1,013,489
8Dawson Farms General Ptrp *Decatur, IL 62521$1,000,000
9Agricultural Services Company *De Land, IL 61839$986,707
10Lee Farms General Ptr *Paxton, IL 60957$947,889
11Campbell Farms *Carmi, IL 62821$931,611
12Stewart Farms Partnership *Yorkville, IL 60560$871,118
13Carroll Family Farms PartnershipCarthage, IL 62321$850,549
14Holmes Farms GpNew Holland, IL 62671$825,462
15Glazik Farms *Paxton, IL 60957$797,896
16Kieser Farms Partnership *Mc Lean, IL 61754$786,577
17Heritage Family Farms *Arthur, IL 61911$760,641
18Dunteman Ag PartnersKaneville, IL 60144$718,729
19Howard Bros Farms *Junction, IL 62954$708,994
20Prairieland FarmsDivernon, IL 62530$698,051

* 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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