These resource materials provide the names and locations of farmers’ markets that were authorized to accept SNAP benefits during particular months.
The Dirt is USDA’s Farm to School program monthly e-Letter with updates, webinar info, relevant news, and field notes.
On an annual basis, USDA awards competitive Farm to School grants that support planning, developing, and implementing farm to school programs. The grants are an important way to help state, regional, and local organizations as they initiate, expand, and institutionalize farm to school efforts.
The 2022 Farm to School Grant awardees report is a detailed summary of the projects receiving Farm to School grants in the upcoming grants cycle.
Farm to school staff contact information.
The Mobile Payment Pilot Request for Volunteers (RFV) was released on July 12, 2022.
The Agricultural Act of 2018 authorizes the use of mobile technologies for the purpose of accessing SNAP benefits for payment at the point-of-sale. This will allow SNAP participants to input their Electronic Benefit Transfer card into a mobile device and make SNAP purchases at the point-of-sale without the presence of the EBT card.
List of state EBT contacts.
The resources on this page will help ensure child nutrition program operators have the resources and knowledge necessary to incorporate local foods into their day-to-day operations.