Ready to be a farmers’ market shopping pro? Here are some tips to get the most bang for your buck while supporting farmers and stocking up on delicious and nutritious foods.
Fall is officially here! And whether you love it or hate, that means pumpkin and pumpkin spice products are everywhere. Each year new seasonal products line the shelves of your grocery store. You can find cookies, breads, cereals, yogurt, sauces, and coffee (to name a few) with flavors of pumpkin and spice.
Many farmers’ markets now accept SNAP/FNS Benefits. Using your EBT card to purchase fresh foods at the farmers’ market is not only easy, but it’s a great way to save money and support your community.
Below is a short video on how to use your EBT card to purchase fresh, local foods at a participating farmers’ market.
Here are some tips for finding a farmers’ market near you and to shop with confidence while saving big with EBT.
It’s summer, and one of the best parts is the abundance of fresh, flavorful, produce. I have learned nothing beats a locally grown peach handpicked from a farmer’s bountiful display on a steamy Saturday morning. Not only does produce from the farmers’ market have great flavor, but the freshness is […]
This is the second blog in a series about meal planning. If you haven’t read the first post, you should start here to learn about the many benefits of meal planning. Are you ready to start meal planning, but not sure where to begin? This post will help you get started with five easy steps.