Corn Subsidies in Wilkes County, North Carolina, 2018

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 11 of 11

Recipients of Corn Subsidies from farms in Wilkes County, North Carolina totaled $121,000 in in 2018.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Corn Subsidies
1Cranberry Farms Inc *Roaring River, NC 28669$24,621
2Garrett BryantRoaring River, NC 28669$3,175
3Asj Mathis Farms LLC *Roaring River, NC 28669$2,439
4Douglas Farm LLC *Hamptonville, NC 27020$1,148
5Ben S RedmondHarmony, NC 28634$943
6Tony N CarterRoaring River, NC 28669$603
7Clifton G HutchisonTraphill, NC 28685$313
8Marty WoodTraphill, NC 28685$298
9David E SloanOlin, NC 28660$244
10Toby Lee SpeaksTraphill, NC 28685$199
11John Bert Cockerham JrMount Airy, NC 27030$89

* 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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