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Riverdale Park Farmers Market launches SNAP-EBT token program today

The Riverdale Park Farmers Market, located at 4650 Queensbury Road, is launching their token program today.  Open from 3:00 – 7:00pm, there will be a wide variety of items available for purchase from local farmers and producers – from ice … Continue reading

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Deadline Approaching: Funding for SNAP-EBT Wireless Technology (Markets OR Farmers)

The deadline to apply to the Maryland Department of Human Resources (DHR) for funding to cover the costs of an electronic benefits transfer (EBT) wireless machines and service fees to be able to accept SNAP is August 15th. The funding, provided … Continue reading

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Suitland Farmers Market launches SNAP-EBT token program today

The Suitland Farmers Market, located at 4500 Suitland Road, is launching their token program today.  Open from 3:00 – 7:00pm, there will be a variety of items available for purchase from local farmers and producers. The market will accept SNAP, … Continue reading

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Updated Toolkit on Accepting Federal Nutrition Benefits at Farmers Markets

Not sure of all the federal nutrition benefit programs that could be accepted at your farmers market?  A little confused about “WIC” and SNAP and how they work at farmers markets? Want to expand your customer base and ensure that … Continue reading

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Druid Hill Farmers Market launches SNAP & token program today

The Druid Hill  Market, located at 3100 Swann Drive in Baltimore – near the Conservatory – is launching their token program today.  Open from 3:30 – 7:30pm, there will be a variety of items available for purchase from local farmers and … Continue reading

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2013 Farmers Market Map available

Trying to remember when your local farmers market will be open? Getting ready to use your federal nutrition benefits (FMNP-WIC, FMNP-Seniors, WIC-FVC or SNAP) at market and not sure which markets accept them? Now you can check & see! The … Continue reading

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List of Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program Check Distribution Dates & Sites Now Available

The Farmers Market Nutrition (FMNP) program kicked off on June 1, with income-qualified Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) and Seniors (60+) beginning to use their allotted checks to buy locally grown fresh fruit, vegetables, cut herbs, and honey from authorized farmers … Continue reading

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