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 five $3 coupons with which to purchase authorized fresh fruits, vegetables and herbs from authorized farmers at farmers’ markets and farm stands.
During fiscal year 2015, Ohio received $447,916 in federal funding, which allowed 31,408 participants to receive farmers' market benefits. In all, 320 farmers, 19 markets and 138 farm stands were authorized in 57 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: 1/2016