Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2020-0094
Publication of the 2020-2021 Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) Income Eligibility Guidelines

This policy memorandum transmits the 2020-2021 Income Eligibility Guidelines (IEGs) for the Senior Farmers’ Market National Program (SFMNP).

SFMNP Policy Memo #2020-1
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2020-0044
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 | FNS-GD-2019-0045
SFMNP Income Eligibility Guidelines 2019-2020

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

SFMNP 2019-1
Resource | Fact Sheets
FNS-101: Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program

The Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) awards grants to States, U.S. Territories, and federally recognized Indian Tribal Organizations (ITOs) to provide low-income seniors with coupons that can be exchanged for eligible foods (fruits, vegetables, honey, and fresh-cut herbs) at farmers’ markets, roadside stands, and Community-Supported Agriculture (CSA) programs.

Resource | Technical Assistance & Guidance
SFMNP/FMNP Map of Participating State Agencies
Resource | Fact Sheets
Seniors Farmers Market Nutrition Program Fact Sheet

The SFMNP awards grants to States, U.S. Territories and Federally recognized Indian Tribal Organizations (ITOs) to provide low-income seniors with coupons that can be exchanged for eligible foods at farmers’ markets, roadside stands, and community supported agriculture (CSA) programs. The majority of grant funds must be used for benefits. State agencies may use up to 10 percent of their grants for program administrative costs.

Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2018-0013
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.

SFMNP 2018-1
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2017-0019
SFMNP Income Eligibility Guidelines 2017-2018

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

SFMNP Policy Memo #2017-1
Resource | Policy Memos | FNS-GD-2015-0049
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.

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Resource | Report
Senior and Farmers' Market Nutrition Program Map

Senior and Farmers' Market Nutrition Program Map as of April 29, 2014.