Corn Subsidies in Benton County, Indiana, 1995-2020‡

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 20 of 2,302

Recipients of Corn Subsidies from farms in Benton County, Indiana totaled $177,707,000 in from 1995-2020‡.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Corn Subsidies
1Suiter Farms Partnership *Earl Park, IN 47942$2,978,568
2Crossroad Farms *Williamsport, IN 47993$1,800,709
3W J Brost Farms Inc *Oxford, IN 47971$925,855
4Bruce Allen BuchananFowler, IN 47944$919,087
5David B GickFowler, IN 47944$858,503
6Thomas D SuiterEarl Park, IN 47942$742,678
7Berry Farms Of Fowler Inc *Fowler, IN 47944$731,794
8Creek Farms Inc *Remington, IN 47977$722,514
9James R And Trudi K Souligne CariFowler, IN 47944$612,921
10Curt J SondgerathFowler, IN 47944$611,501
11Bryan W BrostOxford, IN 47971$610,663
12Dennis Van WanzeeleOtterbein, IN 47970$604,469
13D William BiddleRemington, IN 47977$603,710
14Stephen Wayne SturgeonOxford, IN 47971$603,197
15Michael E FischbachFowler, IN 47944$597,015
16Jeffrey L FosterFowler, IN 47944$583,740
17Ronald J GickFowler, IN 47944$567,728
18Timothy Joseph MullerOxford, IN 47971$565,439
19Douglas M MorganGoodland, IN 47948$559,837
20Terry W LambertRemington, IN 47977$559,112

* 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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