Price Loss Coverage Program (PLC) in Massachusetts, 2019

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 12 of 12

Recipients of Price Loss Coverage Program (PLC) from farms in Massachusetts totaled $2,263 in in 2019.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Price Loss Coverage Program (PLC)
1Five Point FarmNorthfield, MA 01360$523
2Berkshire Valley Dairy LLCCopake Falls, NY 12517$317
3Patterson Farm LLCSunderland, MA 01375$310
4Jim OgonowskiDracut, MA 01826$212
5Charles A AdamsMonson, MA 01057$187
6Bryant FarmCummington, MA 01026$168
7Kenneth G PepinEasthampton, MA 01027$147
8David BurnhamBrimfield, MA 01010$145
9George W Noble JrPittsfield, MA 01201$103
10Karen Herzig Dba Coombs Hill FarmColrain, MA 01340$74
11Allard's Farms IncS Deerfield, MA 01373$62
12Judith BogartCummington, MA 01026$15

* 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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