Photo of man selecting squash at marketWest Virginia Department of Agriculture administers this federal funded grant program to provide low-income seniors with access to locally grown fruits, vegetables, honey and herbs; and to increase the domestic consumption of agricultural commodities through farmers markets and roadside stands. This program also aids in the development of new and additional farmers markets and roadside stands. Program period for eligible seniors to sign up is June – October. Farmers trained for this program April – July.

For more information, contact the Business Development Division at 304-558-2210.

Links

WVDA Business Development Division Flyer
2019 West Virginia County Senior Centers
SFMNP Civil Rights Training Video
2020 West Virginia Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program Farm Market List
Farmers Market Vendors Guide