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 farmstands.
During fiscal year 2013, Ohio received $434,090 in federal funding, which allowed 29,844 participants to receive farmers' market benefits. In all, 274 farmers, 10 markets and 137 farmstands were authorized in 53 counties.
Ohio Department of Health
WIC Farmers' Market Nutrition Program
246 North High Street, 6th floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Fax: (614) 564-2470
Last Updated: 3/14