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you still need to provide more technical information... you're moving an ftp server between seperate LAN's? surely the FTP server is useless then anyway? if you mean from your own home then surely your ISP is the bottleneck, not a nic on your server... more info please.
personally i'd suggest just bonding both nics and using them both for both functions.
i believe if you just tell vsftpd to listen on one ip, end therefore one nic, the return traffic would head that way, but unless you really are seeing one of these nics literally maxing out at, say 800mbps which is as good as you'd ever get on a gig nic, then there's no danger in bonding two nics, and you'll get a better overall performance with less mssing about.