Senior Farmers' Market
The Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program (Senior FMNP)
offers low-income older citizens an opportunity to purchase fresh, locally-grown fruits,
vegetables and herbs from certified farmers.
Senior FMNP checks can be used from June 1 through October 31 at
any participating farmers' market or roadside stand in Wisconsin. In addition to offering nutritious foods, Senior FMNP supports
local economies by increasing the use of farmers' markets.
Who is Eligible?
To be eligible to receive Senior FMNP checks, there must be at
least one individual in the household who is age 60 or older and meets income
eligibility requirements. Native Americans may participate at age 55 or older.
In addition, the individual must live in one of the
participating in Senior
FMNP where checks are distributed. (PDF, 19 KB)
accordance with Federal law and U. S. Department of Agriculture policy, this
institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color,
national origin, sex, age, or disability. To file a complaint of
discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400
Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call toll free (866)
632-9992 (Voice). Individuals who are hearing impaired or have
speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at
(800) 877-8339; or (800) 845-6136 (Spanish). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.