Resource | Policy Memos
SFMNP Administrative Flexibilities during a Pandemic

This memorandum provides information about the availability of administrative flexibilities available to SFMNP state agencies under current regulations. The Families First Coronavirus Response Act did not provide additional flexibilities to SFMNP state agencies. Consequently, state agencies may only implement flexibilities permitted under current SFMNP regulations. 

Resource | Policy Memos | SFMNP 2019-1
SFMNP Income Eligibility Guidelines (2019-2020)

This policy memorandum transmits the 2019-2020 Income Eligibility Guidelines (IEGs) for the Senior Farmers’ Market National Program (SFMNP).

Resource | Policy Memos | SFMNP 2018-1
SFMNP Income Eligibility Guidelines (2018-2019)

This policy memorandum transmits the new 2018-2019 Income Eligibility Guidelines (IEGs) for the Senior Farmer's Market Nutrition Program, which were established based on WIC IEGs for FY 2018, published in the Federal Register on April 3, 2018.

Resource | Policy Memos | 2017-1
SFMNP Income Eligibility Guidelines (2017-2018)

SFMNP Policy Memo #2017-1. This policy memo transmits the new 2017-2018 Income Eligibility Guidelines (IEGs) for the SFMNP, which were established based on WIC IEGs for FY 2017, published in the Federal Register on March 15, 2017.

Resource | Policy Memos | 2016-1
Updated Nondiscrimination Statement for SFMNP 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 Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) materials.  This policy memorandum supersedes Civil Rights Memorandum, USDA Nondiscrimination Statement Update, dated May 24, 2013, and the last issued SFMNP Policy Memorandum 2010-3 dated April 15, 2010. This memo also includes the Spanish version of the NDS recently released.

Resource | Policy Memos | SFMNP 2010-1
Payments to Certain Filipino World War II Veterans - Exclusion from Income and Resources

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (PL 111-5) created the Filipino Veterans Equity Compensation Fund for certain veterans, or surviving spouses of veterans, who served in the military of the Government of the Commonwealth of the Philippines during World War II. Section 1002(c) of PL 111-5 directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to provide one-time payments of up to $15,000 to eligible persons.

Resource | Policy Memos | SFMNP 2009-2
Policy of Honey for SFMNP

Several questions have recently been raised regarding types of honey may be purchased using the SFMNP benefits. The purpose of this policy memorandum is to clarify that issue.

Resource | Policy Memos | SFMNP 2008-1
Final Closeout Reports for Fiscal Year 2007

State agencies operating the Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) in FY 2007 will be expected to provide final financial and program reports by Jan. 31, 2008.