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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 2014, Ohio received $447,916 in federal funding, which allowed 30,982 participants to receive farmers' market benefits. In all, 300 farmers, 15 markets and 150 farm stands were authorized in 54 counties.

 

Mailing Address:

Ohio Department of Health
WIC Farmers' Market Nutrition Program
246 North High Street, 6th floor
Columbus, OH  43215

Telephone: 1-800-282-3435

Fax: (614) 564-2470

E-mail: OHWIC@odh.ohio.gov

 

Last Revised: 2/2015