Subtotal, Farming Subsidies in Wexford County, Michigan, 2019‡

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 20 of 47

Recipients of Subtotal, Farming Subsidies from farms in Wexford County, Michigan totaled $154,000 in in 2019‡.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Subtotal, Farming Subsidies
2019
1Pinecrest Dairy LLC *Cadillac, MI 49601$56,322
2Fenner Farms IncBoon, MI 49618$18,840
3Benson Dairy LLCCadillac, MI 49601$17,388
4Farmers Transport LLCNew Haven, IN 46774$15,177
5John F RydquistCadillac, MI 49601$6,634
6Farm Services Agency **Cadillac, MI 49601$4,946
7Ray K ZeitzBoon, MI 49618$4,116
8Robert BensonCadillac, MI 49601$3,259
9Mildred ScholtenMc Bain, MI 49657$2,549
10Ray NixonCadillac, MI 49601$2,542
11Mark NixonCadillac, MI 49601$2,104
12Dean GeorgeCadillac, MI 49601$2,102
13Patrick C PetersonCadillac, MI 49601$2,047
14Allen GrossnickleKaleva, MI 49645$1,879
15Michael BosscherMc Bain, MI 49657$1,274
16James GeorgeCadillac, MI 49601$1,194
17Dutchman Tree Farms LLC *Manton, MI 49663$854
18Elaine KellerCadillac, MI 49601$845
19Douglas SattlerBoon, MI 49618$777
20Roberto I ValdesusoBoon, MI 49618$762

* 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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