Category Archives: JFX

Update on 2012 Incentive Programs

Markets that have used all of the funding allotted for their Fruit & Vegetable Check (FVC) incentive program for the 2012 season: Catonsville Kenilworth Waverly Highlandtown Those that still have funding for incentive programs (matching either FVC or SNAP or … Continue reading

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Launch of SNAP at JFX a success

The press event on Sunday went well despite the sweltering heat, and many happily welcomed SNAP to the Baltimore Farmers Market & Bazaar. Here is some of the press coverage from the event: The Baltimore Sun: “JFX farmers’ market starts … Continue reading

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Baltimore SNAP at Farmers Markets in the News

A recent article highlights the challenges and successes of getting SNAP working at Baltimore City farmers markets. See the full story here: “Oh, SNAP: Crossing the digital divide to accept food stamps at farmers markets“.

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Baltimore Farmers Market & Bazaar (JFX) SNAP Press Conference postponed to July 8

Due to the storm and power outage last weekend the press event to launch SNAP benefits, Baltimore Bucks Incentives and debit card use at the Baltimore Farmers’ Market & Bazaar has been rescheduled to this coming Sunday, July 8th at 9:00 … Continue reading

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Launch of SNAP at JFX Farmers Market on Sunday July 1

The largest farmers market in Maryland, the Baltimore Farmers Market and Bazaar – located under the JFX in downtown Baltimore – will begin to accept the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits this Sunday July 1. This exciting news will … Continue reading

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