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Taking from the Taxpayers

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

February 10, 2005

Taking from the Taxpayers: Full List of Subsidy Recipients

Information on I & I Farms Inc., Frank Icardo

Estimated Water District Acreage

Water District Planted Acres
Wheeler Ridge-Maricopa W.D.*512

*Water district served by the Kern County Water Agency

Farm Subsidy Information

YearFarm Subidies
1995-2003
1995$1,530
1996$19,975
1997$18,645
1998$30,121
1999$16,368
2000$9,489
2001$11,356
2002$398
2003$0
Total$107,882

Details of crops planted according to state pesticide database

Water District Planted Acres
Broccoli38
Cantaloupe20
Carrot120
Lettuce, Head57
Lettuce, Leaf35
Onion, Dry242