The authority may establish, develop criteria, and implement a beginning farmer program.
The state may participate in a new real estate loan with an eligible lender to a beginning farmer to the extent of 45 percent of the principal amount of the loan or $400,000, whichever is less. The interest rates and repayment terms of the authority's participation interest may be different than the interest rates and repayment terms of the lender's retained portion of the loan.
Official Publication of the State of Minnesota
Revisor of Statutes