Ohio Contacts

The Farmers’ Market Management Network, Inc.*
Contact: Jaime Moore
E-mail: fjaimemoore320@gmail.com , or info@fmmn.org
Web site: www.fmmn.org


Ohio Department of Agriculture
Lori Panda
Senior Program Manager
Ohio Proud & Specialty Crop Block Grant Programs
8995 E. Main Street
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
Phone:  614.466.8798
Fax:  614.466.7754
Web site: www.ohioproud.org


To add resources or news to this page, please contact:

Marian Weaver


SNAP Info & Contacts

Program Name/EBT Card Name: Food Assistance/Direction Card
Current Contractor: Xerox State and Local Solutions, Inc. (Conduent)

For more information about state-level resources available in Ohio, contact:
Beth Knorr
The Farmers’ Market Management Network, Inc.
(330) 657-2542 ext 224

Ohio Ag Department

Ohio Department of Agriculture


WIC Farmers Market Nutrition Program

Michele Frizzell Chief

Email: michele.frizzell@odh.ohio.gov


Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program

Linda Neumann, SFMNP Program Administrator

FAX: (614) 466-5741

Phone: (614) 728-2266





Ohio Resources

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Ohio COVID-19 Farmers Market Recommendations

Alex Canepa April 23, 2020

Letter to Farmers Markets with operation recommendations amid COVID-19 Read More

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“Farmers Market” Defined

Alex Canepa November 2, 2017

The federal government, along with many states and commonwealths define “farmers market” in statute or code. These definitions determine eligibility for participation in programs including the WIC and Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Programs as well as state-administered farmers market certification programs. In the interest of consumer protection, lawmakers in multiple states have also explicitly prohibited… Read More

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Your Edge in a Changing Marketplace: Thinking like a Retailer

Liz Comiskey March 21, 2014

Farmers markets are no longer the only option for shoppers seeking locally grown foods. Is your markets’ brand, products, and shopping experience keeping pace with an evolving marketplace? Learn about savvy retailer strategies to understand and promote your best assets and make your customers feel special.  This session will offer a variety of strategies to… Read More

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Creative Fundraising Strategies for Farmers Markets

FMC November 11, 2013

Watch this webinar that details successful ways that farmers markets have raised money. Webinar slides can be accessed here. Presenters include: Donita Anderson, Executive Director of the North Union Farmers Market in Ohio hosts several fundraising events throughout the year. Wayne S. Corey, President, Board of Directors Des Moines Farmers Market in Washington takes fundraising… Read More

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Ohio EBT Farmers Market Demonstration Program: Enrollment Packet

FMC November 2, 2013

The Ohio Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) Farmers Market Demonstration Project provides SNAP customers access to locally grown fresh fruits and vegetables. This packet details the program and how to enroll. Read More