SNAP and Farmers Markets

The USDA’s Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) has made it a priority to expand access to fresh fruits, vegetables, and other healthy foods for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) participants by providing free electronic benefit transfer (EBT) equipment necessary to process SNAP benefits to eligible Farmers Markets and Direct Marketing. Download the program brochure here.

How to get started…

This site is dedicated to SNAP approved Farmers Markets and Direct Marketing Farmers. If you haven’t yet received your SNAP Authorization Permit Number from the USDA’s Food and Nutrition Service (FNS), your first step is to complete FNS’s application to receive your SNAP benefits and then return to this site to apply for your free SNAP EBT equipment.

Program Funding

The SNAP EBT Equipment Program funds are allocated on a first-come, first-serve basis according to your application date. Funding is limited and not guaranteed. Get started and apply today!