Make farmers markets more accessible to SNAP recipients
8 farmers markets accepted Electronic Benefit Transfers
16 farmers markets accept Electronic Benefit Transfers
20 farmers markets will accept Electronic Benefit Transfers
Currently offering mini-grant incentives to encourage more produce purchases.
Increase Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program participation at farmers markets to
outweigh cost to market managers to run Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) transactions.
Connect low income residents with healthy, local food.
Markets conducting outreach to get Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program recipients to market.
Ag and Farmers Market Specialist, National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT)
Executive Director, Community Food and Agriculture Coalition (CFAC)