Corn Subsidies in Waldo County, Maine, 1995-2020‡

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 20 of 113

Recipients of Corn Subsidies from farms in Waldo County, Maine totaled $2,340,000 in from 1995-2020‡.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Corn Subsidies
1Gold Top Farms *Knox, ME 04986$321,725
2Aghaloma Farms *Knox, ME 04986$218,160
3Aghaloma Farms *Knox, ME 04986$167,371
4Richard A AitkenMonroe, ME 04951$124,369
5Quaker Hill Farm *Unity, ME 04988$122,171
6The Wren Family Partnership *Thorndike, ME 04986$89,984
7Gold Top Farm LLC *Knox, ME 04986$79,103
8Keene Dairy Farm Inc *Belfast, ME 04915$64,019
9Cornelia D LarrabeeKnox, ME 04986$60,882
10Wind Gate Farm Inc *Knox, ME 04986$58,761
11Gary L LarrabeeKnox, ME 04986$58,064
12Robert ElwellUnity, ME 04988$56,109
13The Wren Farm Inc *Thorndike, ME 04986$54,827
14Larry B WardThorndike, ME 04986$52,372
15Ernest E HawesAlbion, ME 04910$48,559
16Hustus Acres *Thorndike, ME 04986$46,679
17Daly Family Farms, LLC *Knox, ME 04986$38,237
18Arabest Farms Inc *Winterport, ME 04496$37,373
19Wesley A KinneyKnox, ME 04986$36,748
20Springdale Jerseys Inc *Waldo, ME 04915$36,176

* 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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