July 22nd, 2014

Market Market Money Available at 4 Farmers Markets in Prince George’s County

by Maryland Farmers Market Association

This year the Maryland Farmers Market Association (MDFMA) is proud to once again offer Maryland Market Money, thanks to the generous support of the Institute for Public Health Innovation (IPHI), at 4 farmers markets in Prince George’s County.

During the 2014 farmers market season, customers who spend their SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), WIC-FVC (Special Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program for Women, Infants, and Children-Fruit and Vegetable Checks), or FMNP-Senior/WIC (Farmers Market Nutrition Assistance Program-Senior/WIC) benefits at market will be eligible to receive up to $10 per customer, per market, in Maryland Market Money while funding is available. Maryland Market Money may be used on SNAP eligible items throughout the duration of each respective markets season.

Riverdale Park Farmers Market-Riverdale, MD 20737
4650 Queensbury Avenue
Thursdays: 3PM-7PM
4 April through 25 December

Riverdale Park Winter Farmers Market-Riverdale, MD 20737
Building next to 4650 Queensbury Avenue Lot
Thursdays: 3PM-7PM
4 January through 28 March

Cheverly Community Market-Cheverly, MD 20785
6401 Forest Road
Every Other Saturday: 8AM-12PM
14 June & 28 June
12 July & 26 July
9 August & 23 August
6 September & 20 September
11 October & 25 October
22 November
13 December

Suitland Farmers Market-Suitland, MD 20746
4508 Suitland Road
Tuesdays: 12PM-5PM
Beginning 3 June

The MDFMA is working with 18 other farmers markets in 4 jurisdictions across the state to bring federal nutrition incentive dollars to low income customers at market.

For a list of participating Baltimore City and Baltimore County markets, click here.  For a list of participating Montgomery County markets, click here.

Be sure to check back on our blog frequently to learn more about our efforts to put more fresh, locally grown food in the hands and bellies of all Marylanders!

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