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Farmers’ Markets

Success Stories

Read the following stories to learn how different farmers’ markets and their partners are reaching underserved populations.

Cleveland County: Outreach Efforts Connect Low-Income Residents with Fresh Produce at a Farmers’ Market
Durham County: Farmers’ Market Double Bucks Program Increases Access to Fresh Produce
Onslow County: EFNEP Provide Farmers’ Market Tours for Military Families
Union County: EFNEP Opens Door to Farmers’ Market for Low-Income Participants

Resources

Encouraging SNAP Participation at Farmers’ Markets: A Guide Prepared for the North Carolina Division of Public Health Farmers’ Markets Tours: A Guide for Nutrition Educators
A Guide to SNAP/EBT at Farmers’ Markets in North Carolina: Steps, Best Practices and Resources National Farmers’ Market Week Toolkit
North Carolina Fruit and Vegetable Outlet Inventory Quick Reference Handbook for Accepting SNAP/EBT, Debit and/or Credit Cards at Your NC Farmers' Market

 

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