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 2020, Ohio received $447,916 in federal funding, which allowed 24,635 participants to receive farmers' market benefits. In all, 257 farmers, 42 markets and 151 farm stands were authorized in 65 counties.
Ohio Department of Health
WIC Farmers' Market Nutrition Program
246 North High Street, 4th floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Fax: (614) 564-2470