Farmers Market Nutrition Programs for Market Managers and Vendors

This webinar features pertinent information on the status of nutrition programs in the state of Montana. Presenters discuss ways to make farmers markets more accessible to all demographics and increase sales and traffic to markets through programs such as SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), Farmers Market WIC (Women, Infant, and Children program), and Senior Farmers Market Coupons. It also includes creative ideas to bring the culture of health to your market with fruit and vegetable incentive programs and how to fund raise for them.

The following resources with the archived Farmers Market Nutrition Program webinar:

1. Montana Farmers Market SNAP manual
https://www.ncat.org/downloads/EBT-Manual-062614.pdf

2. Farmers Market Nutrition Program resources
https://www.ncat.org/downloads/MT-Farmers-Market-Nutrition-Resource.pdf

Funding for this webinar was made possible by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service through grant 16FMPPMT0013. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the USDA.