Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2020-0059
FMNP Waiver Authority under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act provides WIC Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program state agencies, including participating Indian Tribal Organizations and U.S. Territories, the opportunity to request a waiver of WIC regulatory requirements.

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2015-0050
Updated Nondiscrimination Statement for FMNP State Agencies

This policy memorandum transmits changes from the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights regarding the appropriate nondiscrimination statement to use on Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) materials.  This policy memorandum supersedes, Civil Rights Memorandum, USDA Nondiscrimination Statement Update, dated May 24, 2013, and the last issued FMNP Policy Memorandum 2010-1 dated April 15, 2010. This memo also includes the Spanish version of the NDS recently released.

2016-1
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2013-0057
Maximum Penalty/Fine for Misuse or Illegal Use of FMNP Funds, Property or Assets

The purpose of this policy memorandum is to advise you of a legislative change that affects the WIC FMNP regulations concerning the maximum penalty for misuse or illegal use of FMNP funds, assets or property.

FMNP 2002-3
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2004-0023
Implementation of PL 108-265

This policy memorandum authorized the implementation of the nondiscretionary WIC FMNP provisions as contained in PL 108-265.

FMNP 2004-1
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2002-0014
WIC and WIC FMNP Cost Allocation

This memorandum provides guidance concerning allowable FMNP cost that may be covered with Federal WIC funds.

FMNP 2002-1
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2002-0013
Allowable Sources for State Matching Funds

This policy memorandum is intended to provide guidance concerning allowable sources for the WIC FMNP State matching funds.

FMNP 2002-2
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2000-0019
Questions from the National Association of Farmers' Market Nutrition Programs (NAFMNP) State Plan Session

This final policy memorandum provides clarification on several questions raised during the State Plan Guidance sessions at the NAFMNP meeting in October 2000.

FMNP 2001-1
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-1997-0019
Use of Welch's Grant Funds for the FMNP

This policy memorandum provides clarification concerning the use of Welch's grant funds to support activities in the WIC FMNP.

98-1
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-1997-0013
Assessment of Penalties for Failure to Meet the State Match and Exceeding the Administrative Cap Under the FMNP

The purpose of this memo is to clarify policy for assessment of penalties for not meeting the match requirements and to change policy for assessment penalties for exceeding the 17/19 percent FMNP administrative cap.

97-2
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-1996-0006
WIC FMNP Recipient/Farmers Survey and FMNP Recipient Report

This is to provide you with clarification regarding the recipient/farmer surveys and the FNS-203, FMNP Recipient Report.

FMNP 96-2