SELECT * FROM cou_mtotal WHERE fips='17017' AND progcode='totalfarm ' AND `rank`>=1 LIMIT 0,20

Subtotal, Farming Subsidies in Cass County, Illinois, 1995-2020‡

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 20 of 1,930

Recipients of Subtotal, Farming Subsidies from farms in Cass County, Illinois totaled $138,523,000 in from 1995-2020‡.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
1Martin L TurnerBeardstown, IL 62618$2,258,447
2Hardwick Brothers *Beardstown, IL 62618$1,797,837
3Sdm Carls Inc *Beardstown, IL 62618$1,727,186
4Jurgens Farms Inc *Tallula, IL 62688$1,690,043
5J Stribling Farms Inc *Ashland, IL 62612$1,606,716
6Mike CarlsVirginia, IL 62691$1,327,874
7N Korsmeyer Inc *Beardstown, IL 62618$1,311,606
8Walter S Hardwick JrAshland, IL 62612$1,279,226
9D M Nordsiek Farms Inc *Beardstown, IL 62618$1,237,855
10Jonathan E StockBeardstown, IL 62618$1,228,461
11Terry HinrichsPetersburg, IL 62675$1,195,306
12Dale L MilsteadOakford, IL 62673$1,108,572
13Kuhlmann & Kuhlmann *Beardstown, IL 62618$1,082,950
14Megan F TurnerBeardstown, IL 62618$1,081,121
15Russell C HinrichsPetersburg, IL 62675$1,058,399
16James K RolfArenzville, IL 62611$1,049,696
17Roger SweatmanVirginia, IL 62691$1,049,366
18Steven C MeyerConcord, IL 62631$997,781
19John SchaddelPleasant Plains, IL 62677$988,859
20Fertile Valley Farm *Beardstown, IL 62618$975,016

* 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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