Government payments to farm producers, 2004-2014F

$ billion

Stacked Bar chart with 11 groups and 4 items per group.

Group 1, 2004, Total value of 12.965.
Item 1, All other payments 3/ value of 0.813 which is 6.3% of 2004.
Item 2, Conservation payments value of 2.32 which is 17.9% of 2004.
Item 3, Payments that are a function of crop prices 2/ value of 4.594 which is 35.4% of 2004.
Item 4, Fixed payments 1/ value of 5.238 which is 40.4% of 2004.
Group 2, 2005, Total value of 24.386.
Item 1, All other payments 3/ value of 5.284 which is 21.7% of 2005.
Item 2, Conservation payments value of 2.767 which is 11.3% of 2005.
Item 3, Payments that are a function of crop prices 2/ value of 11.137 which is 45.7% of 2005.
Item 4, Fixed payments 1/ value of 5.198 which is 21.3% of 2005.
Group 3, 2006, Total value of 15.787.
Item 1, All other payments 3/ value of 1.933 which is 12.2% of 2006.
Item 2, Conservation payments value of 2.974 which is 18.8% of 2006.
Item 3, Payments that are a function of crop prices 2/ value of 5.828 which is 36.9% of 2006.
Item 4, Fixed payments 1/ value of 5.052 which is 32.0% of 2006.
Group 4, 2007, Total value of 11.905.
Item 1, All other payments 3/ value of 1.503 which is 12.6% of 2007.
Item 2, Conservation payments value of 3.072 which is 25.8% of 2007.
Item 3, Payments that are a function of crop prices 2/ value of 2.27 which is 19.1% of 2007.
Item 4, Fixed payments 1/ value of 5.06 which is 42.5% of 2007.
Group 5, 2008, Total value of 12.235.
Item 1, All other payments 3/ value of 2.937 which is 24.0% of 2008.
Item 2, Conservation payments value of 3.155 which is 25.8% of 2008.
Item 3, Payments that are a function of crop prices 2/ value of 1.033 which is 8.4% of 2008.
Item 4, Fixed payments 1/ value of 5.11 which is 41.8% of 2008.
Group 6, 2009, Total value of 12.145.
Item 1, All other payments 3/ value of 2.322 which is 19.1% of 2009.
Item 2, Conservation payments value of 2.835 which is 23.3% of 2009.
Item 3, Payments that are a function of crop prices 2/ value of 2.263 which is 18.6% of 2009.
Item 4, Fixed payments 1/ value of 4.725 which is 38.9% of 2009.
Group 7, 2010, Total value of 12.394.
Item 1, All other payments 3/ value of 3.386 which is 27.3% of 2010.
Item 2, Conservation payments value of 3.451 which is 27.8% of 2010.
Item 3, Payments that are a function of crop prices 2/ value of 0.748 which is 6.0% of 2010.
Item 4, Fixed payments 1/ value of 4.809 which is 38.8% of 2010.
Group 8, 2011, Total value of 10.418.
Item 1, All other payments 3/ value of 1.97 which is 18.9% of 2011.
Item 2, Conservation payments value of 3.704 which is 35.6% of 2011.
Item 3, Payments that are a function of crop prices 2/ value of 0.038 which is .4% of 2011.
Item 4, Fixed payments 1/ value of 4.706 which is 45.2% of 2011.
Group 9, 2012, Total value of 10.636.
Item 1, All other payments 3/ value of 2.202 which is 20.7% of 2012.
Item 2, Conservation payments value of 3.707 which is 34.9% of 2012.
Item 3, Payments that are a function of crop prices 2/ value of 0.04 which is .4% of 2012.
Item 4, Fixed payments 1/ value of 4.687 which is 44.1% of 2012.
Group 10, 2013F, Total value of 11.005.
Item 1, All other payments 3/ value of 2.823 which is 25.7% of 2013F.
Item 2, Conservation payments value of 3.687 which is 33.5% of 2013F.
Item 3, Payments that are a function of crop prices 2/ value of 0.206 which is 1.9% of 2013F.
Item 4, Fixed payments 1/ value of 4.289 which is 39.0% of 2013F.
Group 11, 2014F, Total value of 9.348.
Item 1, All other payments 3/ value of 4.513 which is 48.3% of 2014F.
Item 2, Conservation payments value of 3.69 which is 39.5% of 2014F.
Item 3, Payments that are a function of crop prices 2/ value of 0.495 which is 5.3% of 2014F.
Item 4, Fixed payments 1/ value of 0.65 which is 7.0% of 2014F.

F = Forecast. 1/ Direct payments are through 2013. Cotton transition payments begin in 2014. Payment rates are fixed by legislation. 2/ Counter-cyclical payments, average crop revenue election (ACRE) payments, loan deficiency payments, marketing loan gains, and certificate exchange gains in which commodity payment rates vary with market prices. The certificate exchange program ended after making payments for the 2009 crop year. Price-related program payments under the Agricultural Act of 2014 would not be made until 2015. 3/ All other payments include disaster relief payments, tobacco transition payments, and dairy program payments. Source: USDA, Economic Research Service, Farm Income and Wealth Statistics. Data as of August 26, 2014.