Dairy Program Subsidies in 3rd District of Georgia (Rep. Drew Ferguson), 2020

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 13 of 13

Recipients of Dairy Program Subsidies from farms in 3rd District of Georgia (Rep. Drew Ferguson) totaled $2,845,000 in in 2020.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Dairy Program Subsidies
2020
1Commodity Credit Corporation **Langdon, ND 58249$17,496
2R & D Dairy LLCBarnesville, GA 30204$14,978
3Windy Hill Dairy Inc *Senoia, GA 30276$14,978
4Busciglio Farms LLCGay, GA 30218$9,353
5Haygood Dairy Farm LLC *Yatesville, GA 31097$6,946
6Bartlett Farms *Bowdon, GA 30108$6,311
7Athel ButtsPine Mountain, GA 31822$5,850
8James Arnold MurphyLuthersville, GA 30251$5,400
9Thomas Austin WaldroupLagrange, GA 30240$4,931
10Michael B Smith SrBarnesville, GA 30204$4,438
11Robinson Dairy *Griffin, GA 30224$4,275
12Green Valley Farms *Meansville, GA 30256$3,529
13Joel D KeithHogansville, GA 30230$3,501
14Matthew Aaron ComerfordLagrange, GA 30241$676

* 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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