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Details for Bonanza Farms

Taking from the Taxpayers: Full List of Subsidy Recipients

February 10, 2005

Information on Bonanza Farms

Estimated Water District Acreage

Water District Planted Acres
Kern Delta W.D.*459
Wheeler Ridge-Maricopa W.D.*2,029
Total2,488

*Water district served by the Kern County Water Agency

Farm Subsidy Information

YearFarm Subidies
1995-2003
1995$14,032
1996$25,403
1997$80,510
1998$53,217
1999$66,254
2000$57,430
2001$56,170
2002$25,450
2003$72,062
Total$450,528

Details of crops planted according to state pesticide database

Water District Planted Acres
Alfalfa221
Cotton1,082
Safflower150
Tomato, Processing311
Wheat724