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Taking from the Taxpayers

How the Bush Administration Gave Subsidy-Rich California Farmers a $17 Million Christmas Bonus

Details for M & M Farms

February 10, 2005

Taking from the Taxpayers: Full List of Subsidy Recipients

Information on M & M Farms

Estimated Water District Acreage

Water District Planted Acres
Rosedale-Rio Bravo W.S.D.*610

*Water district served by the Kern County Water Agency

Farm Subsidy Information

YearFarm Subidies
1995-2003
1995$2,168
1996$78,066
1997$75,801
1998$165,478
1999$178,105
2000$296,547
2001$290,710
2002$235,721
2003$232,600
Total$1,555,196

Details of crops planted according to state pesticide database

Water District Planted Acres
Alfalfa196
Almond256
Cotton107
Sugarbeet50