Farmer's market coupons

Health Bucks | NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene (DOHMH)

Food Caregiver

If you get SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) benefits, you can get extra money for fresh fruits and vegetables. Every time you spend $2 of your SNAP benefits at a farmers market in New York City , you will get a $2 coupon that you can spend on fruits and vegetables.

  • Can be used at New York City farmers markets that accept EBT
  • Available year-round

Who is eligible

Anyone who currently receives SNAP benefits is eligible.


How to apply

You don’t need to apply to get Health Bucks if you get SNAP benefits.

  • For every $2 you spend at farmers markets using SNAP on an EBT card, you can automatically get $2 in Health Bucks.
  • You may also get Health Bucks for taking part in certain workshops or demonstrations at farmers markets.
  • For Farmers Markets locations near you and their hours of operation:

How to get help

Visit the Health Bucks website for more information.

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Updated April 12, 2022