2006 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Landes
Co-Patron(s): Dance, Hogan, Phillips
Farm Link Program

Item 90 #3h

Item 90 #3h

First Year - FY2007 Second Year - FY2008
Agriculture And Forestry
Agriculture and Consumer Services, Department of FY2007 $500,000 FY2008 $500,000 GF
FY2007 1.00 FY2008 1.00 FTE

Page 72, line 28, strike "$14,930,883" and insert "$15,430,883".
Page 72, line 28, strike "$14,930,883" and insert "$15,430,883".
Page 74, after line 34, insert:
"I. Out of the amounts for this item shall be provided $500,000 in the first year and $500,000 in the second year from the general fund and one position to administer the FarmLink program."

(This amendment provides $500,000 and one position each year from the general fund for costs associated with administering the FarmLink program. This program is designed to link retiring farmers with freshman farmers and help freshman farmers transition to more profitable agriculture and forestry businesses to maintain the viability of the farms.)