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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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News story on Grace Community Church Farmers Market

Grace Community Church Farmers Market received some nice press about their SNAP program recently in the Frederick News-Post. Check out the article here: “At Farmers Market, Food Stamps are Back“

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MDHS Toolkit – WIC FVC Incentive Coupon Sample & Receipt

These are the third and fourth items in the suite of materials developed by Maryland Hunger Solutions to help market managers and others understand and implement federal benefits and incentive programs at farmers markets.  This section of materials has 2 parts and each is … Continue reading

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MDHS Toolkit – Market Currency Cheat Sheet (EBT)

This is the second item in the suite of materials developed by Maryland Hunger Solutions to help market managers and others understand the federal benefits programs at farmers markets.  It contains information on using debit cards as well as the using Supplemental Nutrition … Continue reading

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