Farmers Market Coupons
NYS Farmers Market Nutrition Program
If you are a senior (aged 60 years or older) who lives in New York State, and are low-income, you may be eligible to receive Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) checks.
Seniors who are eligible for this program receive a booklet with SFMNP checks that can only be used to purchase local, fresh, unprocessed vegetables and fruits at participating farmers' markets and farm stands.
Farmers Market Coupon Eligibility Requirements: Must be age 60 or above and monthly income at/or below 185% of Federal Poverty Level: $1,986/one person household; $2,686/two- person household.
Scheduled distribution –
- Remain in your vehicle. An OFA staff member will bring paperwork to the vehicle’s window
- One coupon booklet per eligible senior in each household
- Eligible seniors must sign up in person. An eligible Power of Attorney with proper paperwork, can sign for the coupons.