Monday, September 21, 2009
Omaha World Herald, Bill Hord
Published June 12, 2007
Florida land tycoon Maurice Wilder, who owns 33,000 acres of farm ground in southwest Nebraska and 200,000 acres nationwide, topped the nation's list of farm subsidy recipients in 2005.
Wilder received $1.8 million in subsidies that year, according to a new national database posted Monday by the Environmental Working Group.