Livestock Subsidies in Hamilton County, Iowa, 2020

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 13 of 13

Recipients of Livestock Subsidies from farms in Hamilton County, Iowa totaled $155,000 in in 2020.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Livestock Subsidies
2020
1Westrum Farms Inc *Stratford, IA 50249$62,418
2Gourley Premium Pork, L.c.Webster City, IA 50595$25,429
3Gordon Farms Inc *Webster City, IA 50595$24,354
4Ose Family Farms LLC *Blairsburg, IA 50034$21,953
5Tod S DoolittleWebster City, IA 50595$9,334
6Scott Weldon TapperWebster City, IA 50595$4,400
7Travis David FlahertyStratford, IA 50249$3,314
8Daniel OstremStratford, IA 50249$1,719
9Gary Glen JohnsonStory City, IA 50248$927
10Richard W HeerenStanhope, IA 50246$619
11Nutrient Solutions Inc *Webster City, IA 50595$292
12Mike RobertsonWebster City, IA 50595$259
13Tom BrekkeBoone, IA 50036$253

* 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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