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