Marketing Loan Gains in Burleson County, Texas, 1995-2020‡

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 9 of 9

Recipients of Marketing Loan Gains from farms in Burleson County, Texas totaled $214,000 in from 1995-2020‡.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Marketing Loan Gains
1995-2020
1David C & Betty H Feldmann Ptr *Brenham, TX 77833$45,692
2Lunetta M ScarmardoBryan, TX 77805$35,894
3Mitt A BushCaldwell, TX 77836$33,632
4James R Killebrew JrSnook, TX 77878$29,718
5Tommy BurnsideNavasota, TX 77868$21,723
6Vajdak Partners *Snook, TX 77878$19,762
7Travis W CarrabbaBryan, TX 77808$15,984
8Frank L ScarmardoCaldwell, TX 77836$7,888
9Harold R SmithCollege Station, TX 77845$3,407

* 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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