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Taking from the Taxpayers

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

Details for Cal Farm Invest

February 10, 2005

Taking from the Taxpayers: Full List of Subsidy Recipients

Information on Cal Farm Invest

Estimated Water District Acreage

Water District Planted Acres
Berrenda Mesa W.D.*619

*Water district served by the Kern County Water Agency

Farm Subsidy Information

YearFarm Subidies
1995-2003
1995$3,980
1996$3,980
1997$3,980
1998$0
1999$1,207
2000$1,208
2001$29,502
2002$1,207
2003$0
Total$45,065

Details of crops planted according to state pesticide database

Water District Planted Acres
Grape, Wine619