WIC Farmers' Market Nutrition Program (FMNP)
The WIC Farmers' Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) is a dual purpose program which benefits both WIC participants and farmers. In the program, WIC participants are given four $5 coupons with which to purchase authorized fresh fruits, vegetables and herbs from authorized farmers at farmers’ markets and farm stands.
During fiscal year 2016, Ohio received $447,916 in federal funding, which allowed 24,823 participants to receive farmers' market benefits. In all, 265 farmers, 20 markets and 108 farm stands were authorized in 59 counties.
Ohio Department of Health
WIC Farmers' Market Nutrition Program
246 North High Street, 6th floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Fax: (614) 564-2470
Last Revised: 3/3/2017