Resource Library

Welcome to the Farmers Market Coalition Resource Library, an ever-growing database of resources for farmers, market managers and researchers. These resources were developed by a wide spectrum of organizations, agencies, and academic institutions, and we are grateful for the spirit of sharing which allows us to bring a variety of tools to your table in one searchable portal. We hope you find them useful and consider submitting resources of your own for the benefit of the farmers market community.

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FMC Free SNAP EBT Equipment Program Approved Applicant Guide

SNAP/EBT and Nutrition Programs

This guide is for approved applicants of FMC’s 2015 Free SNAP EBT Equipment Program. It outlines program rules, participating service provider options and price comparisons.

Published March 30, 2015 Link to Resource Publication

Guide to Accepting Federal Nutrition Benefits in Maryland

SNAP/EBT and Nutrition Programs

Updated with the latest information on technology, the Maryland Farmers Market Association’s guide is a definitive resource on how to increase customers at your market through acceptance of the Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP), Fruit & Vegetable Checks (FVC), and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) in Maryland.

Published March 21, 2015 Publisher Website Link to Resource Publication

2013 National Farmers Market Week Talking Points

Promotion, Outreach, and Special Events

FMC’s 2013 Talking Points document outlines the many benefits that farmers markets bring to communities. The benefits are supported by quotes, anecdotes and facts from markets around the country.

Published March 04, 2015 Publisher Website Link to Resource Promotional Material