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 2021, Ohio received $551,484 in federal funding, which allowed 24,994 participants to receive farmers' market benefits. In all, 262 farmers, 48 markets and 146 farm stands were authorized in 69 counties.
Ohio Department of Health
WIC Farmers' Market Nutrition Program
246 North High Street, 4th floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Fax: (614) 564-2470