Which States Receive the Most Subsidies as a Percentage of Overall Crop Receipts
FarmDoc Daily provided an analysis on ag subsidies as a percentage of crop receipts. It helps explain why it may be difficult to increase reference prices.
FarmDoc Daily just provided an article about the total subsidy payments from USDA for the last two farm bills in comparison to the total crop and diary payments for these same 23 commodities. It does help clarify why it may be difficult to increase reference prices due to the disparity between states and regions.