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Minnesota—Proposed Incentive Funds for Shrimp Farming

 

On February 16, 2017, Minnesota State Senator Bill Weber introduced Senate File 841 to the Minnesota Senate Agriculture, Rural Development and Housing Committee, a bill which creates a $5 million incentive program for Minnesota companies that produce over 25,000 pounds of shrimp a quarter.  Following its Senate committee hearing, the bill would head to the Agriculture, Rural Development and Housing Finance Committee for further consideration.  A companion bill has not yet been introduced to the Minnesota House of Representatives.

 

SEE: Minnesota—Each trū Shrimp Farm Will Generate $48 Million in Economic Activity.

 

Source: Daily Globe.  Bill to Jumpstart Minnesota Shrimp Industry Passes First Committee Stop.  Bill Weber.  February 21, 2017.

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