Line Item: $100,000 for operational costs at Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area near Aitkin, Minnesota.
Line Item: $100,000 to create the Passing On the Farm Center at the Southwest Technical College in Granite Falls, Minnesota.
Line Item: $150,000 for the beaver Damage Control Joint Powers Board in northern Minnesota.
Line Item: $20,000 in 1996 for staff and research support for the Livestock Processing Markets Task Force.
Line Item: $75,000 in 1996 "to preserve and enhance" oak savannah stands in St. Paul and Ramsey County.