1-16E-4.2. Duties and goal of Board of Directors of the Value Added Finance Authority. The board shall administer the beginning farmer bond program and make annual recommendations to the Legislature and Governor on programs to develop and promote agricultural processing activity in South Dakota, including the initial or subsequent production, use, or processing of any form of agricultural commodity, product, or by-product in this state. The authority's goal is to facilitate the retention of agricultural commodities and products in this state for the maximum feasible time span during the life cycle, use, or consumption of the commodity or product.
Source: SL 1994, ch 318, § 1, as amended by SL 1995, ch 4, § 5.