Blog Archive for Federal Nutrition Benefit Programs

Are you over the age of 60 and need a little help stretching your food budget? If you meet certain income requirements, you might be…

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MDFMA is now hiring for at-market Food Access Coordinator positions; check them all out here and apply today!

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Here at MDFMA, we’re preparing for another successful year of Maryland Market Money. In 2015, 22 farmers markets across Maryland offered Maryland Market Money to food-insecure Marylanders…

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Please welcome our newest team member, AmeriCorps VISTA Will McCabe! We’re delighted that Will is dedicating a year of service to the Maryland Farmers Market…

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Federal nutrition benefit programs are funded through the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), and have shared goals of improving nutrition and health. Some also promote…

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FMPP Grant from USDA to Foster Robust Farmers Market Communities across Maryland On September 29, 2014 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced the award of over…

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This year, the Baltimore Farmers Market and Bazaar transitioned to a wireless, vendor-level system to accept SNAP benefit at market. Participating vendors can now accept SNAP,…

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