Wheat Subsidies in Dubois County, Indiana, 1995-2020‡

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 20 of 1,142

Recipients of Wheat Subsidies from farms in Dubois County, Indiana totaled $6,843,000 in from 1995-2020‡.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Wheat Subsidies
1995-2020
1Mill Creek Farms *Jasper, IN 47546$186,609
2M & M Schwenk Farms LLC *Jasper, IN 47546$120,646
3Whitsitt Farms Inc *Huntingburg, IN 47542$97,864
4William WehrJasper, IN 47546$97,597
5Loehr Farms Inc *Holland, IN 47541$94,370
6Seng Bros *Dubois, IN 47527$93,578
7Jbm Lammers Inc *Huntingburg, IN 47542$93,131
8Ponder Yonder Inc *Huntingburg, IN 47542$85,887
9Wening Farms Partnership *Jasper, IN 47546$73,494
10Samuel W NeukamHuntingburg, IN 47542$72,977
11Ring Farms *Huntingburg, IN 47542$70,367
12Kent F MeyerJasper, IN 47546$69,291
13Michael Albert SchmettHuntingburg, IN 47542$64,159
14Rudolph Farm Inc *Jasper, IN 47546$61,311
15Donald E FuhrmanDubois, IN 47527$58,394
16Glenn P MenkeHuntingburg, IN 47542$55,643
17Melvin H MenkeHuntingburg, IN 47542$55,578
18Carl G WeningJasper, IN 47546$55,547
19Brad KniesCelestine, IN 47521$55,435
20Dennis A WehrJasper, IN 47546$51,051

* 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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