SELECT * FROM cou_m2020 WHERE fips='26107' AND progcode='dairy ' AND `rank`>=1 LIMIT 0,20

Dairy Program Subsidies in Mecosta County, Michigan, 2020

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 12 of 12

Recipients of Dairy Program Subsidies from farms in Mecosta County, Michigan totaled $74,666 in in 2020.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Dairy Program Subsidies
2020
1Farm Service Agency/commodity Cre **Big Rapids, MI 49307$18,589
2Chapin Family Farms LLC *Remus, MI 49340$14,978
3William Hough Dairy Inc *Blanchard, MI 49310$9,353
4Clay Knob Farm LLCRemus, MI 49340$8,104
5Oberlin Farms LLC *Lakeview, MI 48850$7,953
6Aris Dairy Farm LLC *Big Rapids, MI 49307$5,955
7Darwin Hopkins/ Hopkins Dairy FarMorley, MI 49336$5,137
8Michael V Hopkins EstateMorley, MI 49336$2,011
9Kenneth VredenburgStanwood, MI 49346$904
10Joseph R BottRemus, MI 49340$792
11Marvin R Stein/ Stein FarmsEvart, MI 49631$557
12Cyrus Mark IraniBlanchard, MI 49310$333

* 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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