Dairy Program Subsidies in 4th District of Arkansas (Rep. Bruce Westerman), 2019‡

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 15 of 15

Recipients of Dairy Program Subsidies from farms in 4th District of Arkansas (Rep. Bruce Westerman) totaled $78,449 in in 2019‡.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Dairy Program Subsidies
1Helms Dairy *Arkadelphia, AR 71923$14,167
2Gregory Dairy *Hope, AR 71801$11,079
3Froglevel Farms, LLCHoratio, AR 71842$10,841
4Shallow Creek Farms IncCharleston, AR 72933$10,382
5Comer & Shrader Prt Joint Venture *Rogers, AR 72756$7,498
6Tim VerkampCharleston, AR 72933$4,957
7Linda K BennettWitter, AR 72776$4,789
8Robert PearsonOden, AR 71961$3,937
9Margaret SiebenmorgenScranton, AR 72863$3,008
10Jerry Don HunterSubiaco, AR 72865$2,616
11Commodity Credit Corporation **Langdon, ND 58249$2,351
12John PearsonOden, AR 71961$1,312
13Twila F McloudHuntsville, AR 72740$1,262
14Terry GregoryHope, AR 71801$193
15Imogene OgdenHuntsville, AR 72740$57

* 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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