Use your FoodShare benefits at the farmers market!
¡Aproveche sus beneficios FoodShare en el mercado de agricultores!
Siv koj cov nyiaj muas noj rau tom khw tshav puam!
Farmers markets that accept FoodShare (SNAP/EBT/QUEST) and WIC and Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program vouchers in Milwaukee County for the 2020 season listed in the map below:
The 2020 list of markets that accept SNAP, WIC, and Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program vouchers in digital PDF format is now available. Use the printable tri-fold brochure version of the 2020 market list to print your own copies of this year’s list.If you would like printed copies of this resource to distribute, please contact Meg at email@example.com. Thank you to the amazing staff at Hunger Task Force for their partnership in making our 2020 list brochure available to our community!
How to use your QUEST card at the farmers market:
Cómo usar su tarjeta QUEST en el mercado de agricultores:
Yuav siv li cas koj daim ntawv roj hmab QUEST card no pem khw tshav puam:
What you can buy with your QUEST (EBT) card at a farmers market:
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The main goal of the Milwaukee Farmers Market Coalition (MFMC) is to increase access to, and utilization of, farmers markets by building capacity to serve low-income consumers and by attracting a diverse clientele with the long-term impact of increasing produce intake within Milwaukee area communities by convening interested FMs along with healthcare, governmental, non-profit, citizens, and other partners.
Our next Zoom meeting is scheduled to take place on Thursday, September 10th from 4 – 5:30 PM. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED IN ADVANCE! You can register by clicking this link: https://uwextension.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYrcOmtrTguHdHavAVk_OctCVfR1PvOHPDR. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting, including how to join via computer or via phone.
If you are interested in joining our discussion about Milwaukee County markets during COVID-19, but are unsure whether or not you can attend, please still register in advance for the meeting! If you have questions about your market’s SNAP/EBT program or how to safely operate during COVID-19 before our next meeting, please email Meg at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check out the coalition’s latest newsletters for resources and more info: 4/21 newsletter | 5/13 newsletter | 5/26 newsletter | 6/5 newsletter. The June newsletter includes MFMC’s statement and commitment to racial equity work in continuing to make farmers markets accessible to all Milwaukeeans. 7/1 newsletter. 7/29 newsletter.
For more information about the coalition, visit the Fondy Food Center website.