Food Assistance - Farmers' Markets, Farms and Farm Stands

Overview

Many Farmers' Markets and Farms throughout Connecticut now can accept EBT/SNAP (Formerly known as Food Stamps). This means you will once again be able to buy locally grown fruits and vegetables that arrive more quickly and fresher than those transported long distances from other states and countries. Simply bring your EBT card to the table with the sign that says "SNAP/EBT accepted here" at participating Farmers' Markets and Farm Stands. The Market Master will swipe your card for the amount that you want and give you Market Tokens that can be used at all the stands at that market.

For full information about getting delicious, healthy foods at Connecticut farmers’ markets and farms, please click on Related Resources or follow this link.   

**Governor Lamont Encourages Consumers to Support Connecticut Grown Products at the State’s Farmers’ Markets**