Bring The Market Home

Pick Smart

Your benefits will go further at the farmers market when you shop smart. Before heading to market, make a list just like you were going to a grocery store. You'll be amazed at what you can get at the farmers market! It's not just fruits and vegetables: Your EBT/Food Stamp/SNAP card is accepted on the following items available at most markets:

  • Fruits and Vegetables
  • Plants and seeds that Grow Food (many are surprised to know this!)
  • Breads
  • Meat, Fish, Poultry
  • Dairy Products
  • Maple and Honey Products
  • Seeds and Plants that Produce Foods
  • Baked Goods: Wrapped, Labeled and Intended for Home Consumption
  • Jams, Sauces, Soups, Etc.

Also, spend time familiarizing yourself with what's freshest at your local farmers market by using our separate fruit and vegetable seasonality charts, organized by month. 

Prep Tips

You've picked a perfect mix of produce from your local NY farmers market, what's next? It's time to bring the market home the right way with storage and prep tips.

Favorite Recipes

We've gathered recipes that highlight the flavors and freshness of market foods.

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