Total Commodity Certificates in Knox County, Texas, 1995-2020‡

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 17 of 17

Recipients of Total Commodity Certificates from farms in Knox County, Texas totaled $161,000 in from 1995-2020‡.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Total Commodity Certificates
1995-2020
1David V AlbusKnox City, TX 79529$36,406
2Randal KinnibrughSeymour, TX 76380$24,109
3Godsey Brothers *Knox City, TX 79529$14,602
4D & B Albus Farms Inc *Knox City, TX 79529$13,055
5Louis L Baty JrKnox City, TX 79529$12,744
6James AlbusKnox City, TX 79529$11,058
7Craig Alan WildeKnox City, TX 79529$9,262
8Glen Ray HeardCrowell, TX 79227$8,267
9Shana HeardCrowell, TX 79227$6,764
10Michel OliverKnox City, TX 79529$5,633
11Michael AlbusKnox City, TX 79529$4,587
12Blake Farms Inc *Goree, TX 76363$4,277
13James E AmersonMunday, TX 76371$3,105
14Cecil KuehlerMunday, TX 76371$2,501
15Jerry G SandersMunday, TX 76371$2,401
16Joann AlbusKnox City, TX 79529$1,878
17Clonts Farms Ltd *Knox City, TX 79529$108

* 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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