7 CFR 81.6 - Rate of payment; total payments.
(a) The rate of payment for each eligible prune-plum tree removed will be $8.50 per tree.
(b) Payment under paragraph (a) of this section will be made after tree removal has been verified by the staff of the Committee.
(c) The $8.50 per tree payment shall be the total payment. USDA will make no other payment with respect to such removals. The producer will be responsible for arranging, requesting, and paying for the tree removal in the specified orchard blocks or orchard(s), as the case may be.
(d) Total payments under this program are limited to no more than $17,000,000. No additional expenditures shall be made, unless the Administrator or delegatee in their sole and exclusive discretion shall, in writing, declare otherwise.