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End of Season Gathering Postponed

Eat Fresh Maryland Partners: we truly hope you and your vendors are well on your way to recuperating after the storm. As we imagine you could also use some extra time to wrap up all the happenings of the season, we’ve decided to postpone the meeting originally scheduled for Monday November … Continue reading

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Mark your calendars: Eat Fresh post-season gathering!

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for our end-of-season meeting on Monday November 19th, 10:30am-12:30pm! The party will be held at Maryland Hunger Solutions in Baltimore, 400 East Pratt Street # 606 Baltimore*. We promise snacks, good company, and exciting updates as we share highlights and challenges … 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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Anne Arundel County Market to Accept SNAP

This Sunday, July 15, the Westfield Annapolis Farmers Market will begin accepting Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits (formerly food stamps) as well as debit/credit transactions.  This is the only market to accept SNAP in Anne Arundel County for the … 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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