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Final Baltimore FM Collaborative Meeting of Year – December 3

The final Farmers’ Market Collaborative Meeting of the year will be on Monday, December 3rd from 10:30-12:00 at Maryland Hunger Solutions offices (400 E. Pratt Street, Suite 606). It will be an action-packed meeting featuring: an update on federal funds … Continue reading

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Incentive Program at Westfield Annapolis Market for the month of October

The Westfield Annapolis farmers market – the only market in Anne Arundel County that accepts SNAP benefits – will have an incentive program that will match dollar for dollar up to $25 per market visit for those using their benefits. … Continue reading

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Hops for the Hungry: A Benefit for Fresh Checks

Please join us for this special evening to support Crossroads Community Food Network‘s Fresh Checks program. There will be pairings of Keswick Creamery’s award-winning farmstead cheeses with craft beers from 3 Stars Brewery, accompanied by hors d’oeuvres from other local, … Continue reading

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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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Grace Community Church Farmers Market to host Frederick WIC

Grace Community Church Farmers Market is hosting the Frederick County WIC office at market on Friday August 17th from 3-7 and is actively working to secure funding to match federal incentive programs that are accepted at market – FMNP, FVC, … Continue reading

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News story on Annapolis Westfield Farmers Market

We shared with you Annapolis Westfield Market’s launch of SNAP at the  a few weeks ago; interest in the program is picking up and there was some good press on the market last week. Check out the article here: “Mall farmers … Continue reading

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Action Alert for TODAY & Latest on farmers markets in 2012 Farm Bill

The Farmers Market Coalition has posted recent summaries of the status of farmers market related programs in the current versions (House & Senate) of the 2012 Farm Bill. Read more here: Farmers markets get a mixed bag in House Draft … Continue reading

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