Dairy Program Subsidies in Allegan County, Michigan, 2020

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 17 of 17

Recipients of Dairy Program Subsidies from farms in Allegan County, Michigan totaled $158,000 in in 2020.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Dairy Program Subsidies
1Farm Service Agency/commodity Cre **Allegan, MI 49010$45,694
2Indian Trail Farm LLC *Byron Center, MI 49315$17,985
3Walnutdale Family Farms LLC *Wayland, MI 49348$17,985
4Lynn J HuffByron Center, MI 49315$14,978
5Sloothaak Farms *Hamilton, MI 49419$13,286
6Centennial Acres Enterprises LLC *Holland, MI 49423$9,353
7Deborah S BrennerHopkins, MI 49328$7,478
8John B Schaendorf Dairy LLC *Hopkins, MI 49328$7,478
9Vandenberg & Vandenberg *Plainwell, MI 49080$5,476
10Krumm Bros *Allegan, MI 49010$4,929
11Wamhoff Family Dairy Farm LLCHopkins, MI 49328$4,670
12Melvin PuschelHopkins, MI 49328$2,392
13Jj Jackson Farms LLCAllegan, MI 49010$2,265
14Lawrence Joseph LenhartByron Center, MI 49315$1,341
15James GratzDorr, MI 49323$1,335
16James IciekHopkins, MI 49328$899
17Victor M PuschelAllegan, MI 49010$799

* 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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