Senior Farmers Market Nutrition program

he New Mexico Department of Health begins accepting applications for the 2024 Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program Thursday. It’s overseen by the state’s Women, Infants and Children program, providing income-eligible seniors and elders a shopper card with a one-time annual benefit of up to $100. It’s to buy locally grown fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs and honey at participating farmers’ markets and roadside stands statewide. Visit the website: nmwic.org, for a list of locations.

Albuquerque, NM (KKOB) -- The New Mexico Department of Health begins accepting applications for the 2024 Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program Thursday. It's overseen by the state’s Women, Infants and Children program, providing income-eligible seniors and elders a shopper card with a one-time annual benefit of up to $100. It's to buy locally grown fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs and honey at participating farmers’ markets and roadside stands statewide. Visit the website: nmwic.org, for a list of locations.