Emergency Conservation in 34th District of Texas (Rep. Filemon Vela), 2019‡

Subsidy Recipients 1 to 11 of 11

Recipients of Emergency Conservation from farms in 34th District of Texas (Rep. Filemon Vela) totaled $309,000 in in 2019‡.

Rank Recipient
(* ownership information available)
Location Emergency Conservation
1Bryan S HoradamFannin, TX 77960$138,672
2Leonard Steffens JrFannin, TX 77960$74,979
3Errol John DietzeCuero, TX 77954$20,711
4Mary F Gentry Ltd *Goliad, TX 77963$20,469
5Curtis StangeVictoria, TX 77905$16,100
6Kay LentzCuero, TX 77954$14,608
7Andrew McguillGoliad, TX 77963$12,162
8Linda Hood BlackburnBerclair, TX 78107$4,251
9Harkins & Van Cleve Cattle Compan *Beeville, TX 78102$3,636
10Craig DuderstadtYorktown, TX 78164$2,254
11Steve V HoermannYoakum, TX 77995$1,312

* 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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