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Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program

The purpose of the Kentucky Farmers' Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) is to gain market access for farmers as well as improving nutrition of low income families by providing them better access to fresh fruits and vegetables. Funding for Kentucky's program comes from federal and state resources. The Kentucky Department of Agriculture (KDA) serves as the lead agency for Sr FMNP. The low-income seniors are provided with $28 in checks to purchase fresh, unprocessed, locally grown fruits, vegetables and herbs at State-approved farmers' markets.

Eligibility for Senior Participants

  • 60 + at day of issuance
  • Must provide proof of age
  • Provide proof of income and meet the income criteria which is less than or equal to 185% of the poverty level

Income Guidelines

60 Years of Age and Older Based on 185 % Federal Poverty Income Guidelines
Household Size Annual Income Monthly Weekly
1 $22,311 $1,860 $430
2 $30,044 $2,504 $578
3 $37,777 $3,149 $727
4 $45,510 $3,793 $876
5 $53,243 $4,437 $1,024
6 $60,976 $5,082 $1,173
7 $68,709 $5,762 $1,322
8 $76,442 $6,371 $1,471
For Each Additional
Family Member Add
$7,733 $645 $149

Eligible Foods List

The Kentucky-grown foods listed here are eligible for purchase with SFMNP coupons. Fruits and vegetables must be fresh and in their raw form.

Fresh cut cooking herbs: Basil, Borage, Chives, Cilantro, Dill, Epazote, Fennel, Garlic, Marjoram, Mint, Oregano, Parsley, Rosemary, Sage, Savory, Shiso, Sorrel, Tarragon, and Thyme.

Eligible foods means fresh, nutritious, unprepared, locally grown fruits, vegetables, and herbs for human consumption. Eligible foods may not be processed or prepared beyond their natural state except for usual harvesting and cleaning processes. Only fresh, unprocessed fruits, vegetables, and fresh-cut herbs may be provided under this program.

Foods not eligible:
Non-local, non-Kentucky-grown products are not eligible for purchase with FMNP coupons. Examples include citrus products such as oranges, mangoes, lemons, and limes; bananas, and pineapples. Medicinal Herbs and others such as aloe, lamb's ear, catnip, rue, white sage, lavender, echinacea, bee balm, chamomile, St Johnswort are not eligible for purchase with coupons. Meats, eggs, cheese, and home-processed goods are not allowed. Dried fruits or vegetables, such as prunes (dried plums), raisins (dried grapes), sun-dried tomatoes or dried chili peppers are not considered eligible foods. Potted fruit or vegetable plants, potted or dried herbs, wild rice, nuts of any kind (even raw), maple syrup, cider, and molasses are also not allowed.

Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program Issuance Sites



Senior Issuance Sites

Senior Issuance Sites

Adair Senior Center
901 Hudson Street
Columbia, KY 42728


True Gospel Fellowship Church

1132 East Old State Road

Scottsville, KY 42164


Anderson County Senior Center
160 Township Square
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342


Housing Authority of Glasgow

111 Bunch Ave

Glasgow, KY 42142


Bath County Senior Cente

19 Water Street

Owingsville, KY 40360


Bourbon County Senior Citizen Center

11 Legion Drive

Paris, KY 40361


Boyd County Extension Office

2420 Center Street

Catlettsburg, KY 41129


Hardinsburg Senior Citizen Center
220 South Harden Street
Hardinsburg, KY 40143


Pennyrile Allied Community Center
16 South Cave Street
Princeton, KY 42445


Calloway County Extension Office
310 South Fourth Street
Murray, KY 42071



Brighton Center

799 Ann Street

Newport, KY 41071



Northern Kentucky Area Development District

22 Spiral Drive

Florence, KY 41042


Carter County Extension Office

94 Fairgrounds Drive

Grayson, KY 41143

Christian Housing Authority Hopkinsville
400 North Elm Street
Hopkinsville, KY 42240


Clark County Extension Office

1400 Fortune Drive

Winchester, KY 40391

Clay Kentucky Dept of Agriculture
107 Corporate Drive
Frankfort, KY 40601

Clinton County Cooperative Extension Service

110 Spring Street

Albany, KY 42602



2642 Leslie Road

Burksville, KY 42301

Daviess Crossroads
1631 Breckenridge
Owensboro, KY 42301


Community Action Southern Ky

280 fergson Street

Brownsville, KY 42210


Elloitt Extension Office

2944 Kentucky 7 South

Sandy Hook, KY 41171

Estill Estill County Senior Center
100 Golden Court
Irvin, KY 40336


Main Street Baptist Church Manor

428 Darby Creek Road Apt 64

Lexington, KY 40509


Lexington Senior Citizen Center

195 Life Ln

Lexington, KY 40503


Lexington Housing Authority

650 Tower Plaza

Lexington, KY 40508


Licking Valley Community Action

203 High Street
Flemingburg, KY 41041


Frankfort Senior Activity Center

202 Medical Heights Drive

Frankfort, KY 40601


Bluegrass Community Action

107 South Campbell Street

Lancaster, KY 40444



Brighton Center

799 Ann Street

Newport, KY 41071


Grayson Grayson County Alliance Food Pantry
2203 Brandenburg Road
Leitchfield, KY 42754

Harrison Harrison County Senior Center
216 Old Lair
Cynthiana, KY 41031

Hart Hart Extension Office
505 A.A. Whitmen Lane
Munfordville, KY 42765

Henderson County Extension Office

216 Old Lair

Cynthiana, KY 42754


Tri-County Henry County

125 Park Road

New Castle, KY 40050



200 North Main Street

Madsionville. KY 42431


Jackson County Senior Center

110 McCammon Ridge Road

McKee, KY 40447


Department of Public Health & Wellnes

400 E. Gray Street

Louisville, KY 40202



Louisville METRO
701 West Ormbsy

Louisville, KY 40203


Jessamine County Senior Center

111 Hoover Drive

Nicholasville, KY 40356


Johnson County Extension Office
826 F.M. Stafford Avenue
Paintsville, KY 41240


Knox County Health Department

261 Hospital Street

Barbourville, KY 40906


LaRue County Community Action

120 Greensburg Street

Hodgenville, KY 42748



Lawrence County Extension Office

249 Industrial Park Road

Lousia, KY 41230


Lee County Extension Office
257 Industrial Park Road
Beattyville, KY 41311


Senior Citizen Center

156 Main Street East 7

Whitesburg, KY 41858



Lewis Co Senior Center

210 First Street

Vanceburg, KY 41179


Bluegrass Community Action

201 E Main Street

Stanford, KY 40484


Russellville Community Action

701 Day Street

Russellville, KY 42276


Madison Co. Extension

230 Duncannon Lane

Richmond, KY 40475



Magoffin Co Senior Center

PO Box 888

Salyersville, KY 41465



Marion Community Action

334 Hood Avenue

Lebanon, KY 40033


Martin County Senior Center

123 Old Middle Fork Rd.

Inez, KY 41224


Licking Valley Community Action

1674 Forest Avenue

Mayesville, KY 41056


Paducah Cooperative Ministry

402 Legion Drive

Paducah, KY 42003

McCreary Lake Cumberland Community Action
411 North Highway 27
Whitley City, KY 42653

Menifee County Senior Center

68 Old Campus Rd

Frenchburg, KY 40322


Mercer Senior Citizens Center

1475 Louisville Road

Harrodsburg, KY 40330


Metcalfe County Food Bank
1608 West Stockton Street
Edmonton, KY 42129


Community Action of Southern KY

921 Beauty Avenue

Bowling Green, KY 42101


Gateway Community Service Org

103 Bruce Professional Park Suite A

Mt. Sterling, KY 40353


Morgan County Senior Center

493 Riverside Drive

West Liberty, KY 41472


Nelson Coounty Community Action Agency

219 East Near Ave.

Bardstown, KY 40004


Ohio County Food Pantry

1220 S Main

Hartford, KY 42347


Owen County Community Action Agency

118 North Main Street

Owenton, KY 40359


Owsley County Extension Office
02 Industrial Park Road
Booneville, KY 41314


Bulter Bapist Church

2524 Elliot Court Appt 185

Fort Michell, KY 41017


Hazard/Perry County Senior Center
354 Perry Park Road
Hazard, KY 41701



148 Trivette Dr

Pikeville, KY 41501


Powell Co Extention Office

169 Maple Street

Stanton, KY 40380


God's Food Pantry

119 South Central Avenue

Somerset, KY 42501


Robertson County Senior Center

69 McDowell Street
Mt. Olivet, KY 41064


Rockcastle Senior Center

1260 South Wildrness Road

Mt. Vernon , KY 40456


Rowan County Senior Center

200 Hertiage Place

Morehead, KY 40351


Russell County Senior Center

132 Bryan Walters Drive

Russell Springs, 42642


Amen House

319 East Main Street Suite B

Georgetown, KY 40324


Taylor County Senior Center

110 South Jackson Street

Jamestown, KY 42629

Trigg Housing Authority
117 Lincoln Avenue #51 A
Cadiz, KY 42211


Community Action of Southern KY

921 Beauty Avenue

Bowling Green, KY 42101


Central KY Community Action

114 South Doctor Street

Springfield, KY 40069


Wayne County Extension Office

255 Rolling Hills Blvd.

Monticello, KY 40769

Whitley First Baptist Church
230 South Fifth Street
Williamsburg, KY 40769

Wolfe Wolfe County Extension Office
20 North Washington Street
Campton, KY 41301


Woodford Senior Center

285 Beasley Drive

Versailles, KY 40383

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Kentucky Fresh Approximate Availability Guide

Availability Guide
  May June July Aug Sept Oct
Brussels Sprouts            
Sweet Corn              
Edamame Soybeans              
Green Onions            
Summer Squash            
Sweet Potatoes              
Winter Squash            
  May June July Aug Sept Oct

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Market Listing

Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Map


Market Listing

S=Senior W=WIC
Market Name County Program

Adair County Farmers' Market

409 Fairgrounds Street

Columbia, KY 42728


Adair S

Farmers Market on the Square

424 Public Square

Columbia, KY 42728


Adair S

Allen Scottsville County Farmers' Market

750 Rediger Drive

Scottsville, KY 42120


Allen S/W

Anderson County Farmers' Market

1505 US 127 North

Lawrenceburg, KY 40342


Anderson S/W

Bounty of Barrens Farmers Market

301 West Main Street

Glasgow, KY 42142


Barren S

Barren County Regional Farmers Market

318 Washington Street

Glasgow, KY 42142


Barren S

Bath County Farmers Market

2914 Highway 60 East

Owingsville, KY 40360


Bath S

Paris Bourbon County Farmers' Market

720 High Street

Paris, KY 40361


Bourbon S/W

Boyd County Farmers' Market

7405 US Route 60

Cattlesburg, KY 41129


Boyd S/W

Hometown Farmers Market

1318 Lebanon Road

Danville, KY 40422


Boyle S

Boyle County Farmers' Market

203 East Lexington Ave

Junction City, KY 40440


Boyle S

UK Robinson Center Farmers Market

KY Hwy 15 & Quicksand Road

Jackson, KY 41339


Beathitt S

Breckinridge County Farmers' Produce Market

1377 S. HWY 261

Hardinsburg, KY 40313


Breckinridge S/W

Campbell County Farmers' Market

799 Ann Street

411 Elm Street

798 Saratoga Street

706 Park Avenue

Camp Springs, KY 41059


Campbell S/W

Riverview Farmers' Market

2353 KY 227

North Sanders, KY 41083


Carroll S/W

Carter County Farmers' Market

94 Farigrounds Drive

Grayson, KY 41143


Carter S/W

Hopkinsville-Christian County Downtown Farmers Market

110 West 9th Street

Hopkinsville, KY 42240


Christian S

Winchester Clark County Farmers Market

Depot Street

Winchester, KY 40391


Clark S

Clinton County Farmers Market

19 Mountian View Park Way

Albany, KY 42602


Clinton S

Cumberland County Farmers Market

204 South Main Street

Burksville, KY 42717


Cumberland S

Owensboro Regional Farmers' Market

Corner of Triplet and Parrish

Owensboro, KY 42303


Daviess S/W

Edmonson County Farmers' Market

108 Ferguson Street

Hwy 259 70 & Main Street

Brwnsville, KY 42210


Edmonson S/W

Elliott County Farmers' Market

2944 South KY 7

Sandy Hook, KY 41171


Elliott S/W

Estill County Farmers' Market

38 South Irvine Road

Irvin, KY 40336


Estill S/W

Lexington Farmers' Market

241 West Main Street

348 Southland Drive

400 West Maxwell Street

UK Campus

Lexington, KY 40588


Fayette S/W

Bluegrass Farmers Market

1837 Plaudit Place

3070 Lakecrest Circle

Lexington, KY 40503


Fayette S

Fleming Farmers' Market

1384 Elizaville Road

Flemingburg, KY 41041


Fleming S/W

Franklin County Farmers' Market

404 Wilkinson Blvd

Frankfort, KY 40601


Franklin S/W

Garrard County Farmers' Market

Maple Street

Lancaster, KY 40444


Garrard S

Grant County Farmers Market

211 Barnes Road

Williamstown, KY 41097


Grant S

Grayson County Farmers' Market

500 Mill Street

910 Wallace Ave

124 Quarry Road

101 Mill Street

Leitchfield, KY 42754


Grayson S/W

Harrison County Farmers' Market

US 62 East (Oddville Ave)

Cynthiana, KY 41031


Harrison S/W

Hart County Farmers' Market

516 AA Whitman Lane

Munfordville, KY 42765


Hart S

Henry County Farmers' Market

19 South Property Road

New Castle, KY 40050


Henry S/W

Hopkins County Farmers Market

Arch Street

Madisonville, KY 42431


Hopkins S/W

Jackson County Farmers' Market

McKee Ballpark

Sandgap Christian Church

366 HWY 3443

McKee, KY 40447


Jackson S/W

Bardstown Road Farmers Market

1722 Bardstown Road

Louisville, KY 40205


Jefferson S

Gray Street Farmers Market

400 East Gray Street

Louisville, KY 40202


Jefferson S

Phoenix Hill Nulu Farmers Market

1007 East Jefferson Street

Louisville, KY 40204


Jefferson S

Douglass Loop Farmers Market

2005  Douglass Blvd

Louisville, KY 40205


Jefferson S

Southwest Farmers' Market

10200 Dixie Hwy

Louisville, KY 40272


Jefferson S

Beechmont Farmers' Market

4574 South Third Street

Louisville, KY 40214


Jefferson S

Jessamine County Farmers' Market

Hoover Drive

Nicholasville, KY 40356


Jessamine S

Johnson County Farmers' Market

826 F.M. Stafford Avenue

Paintsville, KY 41240


Johnson S

Knox County Farmers Market

215 Treuhaft Blvd

401 Court Square

Barbourville, KY 40906


Knox S

Lawrence County Farmers' Market

249 Industrial Park Road

Louisa, KY 41230


Lawrence S/W

Lee County Farmers' Market

1053 Highway 11 North

Beattyville, KY 41311


Lee S/W

City of Whitesburg/Letcher Farmers Market

360 Main Street/Veterans Museum Parking Lot

Whitesburg, KY 41858


Letcher S

Lewis County Farmers' Market

Double A Hwy

Vanceburg, KY 41179


Lewis S/W

Lincoln County Farmers' Market

US 150 East

Stanford, KY 40484


Lincoln S

Logan County Farmers' Market

255 John Paul Ave

Russellville, KY 42276


Logan S/W

Berea Farmers' Market

416 Chestnut

Richmond, KY 40475


Madison S

Downtown Richmond Farmers Market

100 North 1st Street

Richmond, KY 40475


Madison S

Madison County Farmers Market

814 Eastern Bypass

Richmond, KY 40475


Madison S

Lebanon Farmers' Market

230 Martin Luther King Blvd

Lebanon, KY 40037


Marion S/W

Martin County Farmers' Market

9 Holy Street

Inez, KY 41224


Martin S/W

Mason County Farmers' Market

501 Market Square Drive

Maysville, KY 41056


Mason S/W

Paducah Farmers Market

306 North 2nd Street

Paducah, KY 42003


McCracken S

Menifee County Farmers' Market

62 Back Street

Frenchburg, KY 40322


Menifee S/W

Mercer County Farmers' Market

560 Linden Avenue

Harrodsburg, KY 40330


Mercer S/W

Metcalfe County Farmers' Market

422 East Street

Edmonson, KY 42129


Metcalfe S

Monroe County Farmers' Market

250 Commerce Drive

Tompkinsville, KY 42167


Monroe S

Montgomery County Farmers' Market

KY 686

Jeffersonville, KY 40337


Montgomery S/W

Morgan County Farmers' Market

Highway 460

West Liberty, KY 41472


Morgan S/W

Bardstown Farmers Market

200 East Flaget Avenue

Bardstown, KY 40004


Nelson S

Owen County Farmers' Market

430 Roland Avenue

Owenton, KY 40359


Owen S/W

Owlsey County Farmers' Market

177 Shepherd Lane

Booneville, KY 41314


Owlsey S

Pendleton County Farmers' Market

165 Ridgeway Ave, Falmouth, KY 41006

Northern Elementary School, Butler, KY 41006


Pendleton S/W

Perry County Farmers' Market

716 Perry Park Road

Jeremiah, KY 41826


Perry S

Somerset Farmers Market

450 South HWY 27

Somerset, KY 42501


Pulaski S

Market on Main

50 Public Square

Somerset, KY 42502


Pulaski S

Blue Lick's Farmer Market

69 McDowell Drive

Mt. Olivet, KY 41064


Robertson S

Rockcastle County Farmers' Market

250 Richmond Street

Mt. Vernon, KY 40456


Rockcastle S/W

Rowan County Farmers' Market

201 Rowan Street

Morehead, KY 40351


Rowan S/W

Russell County Farmers' Market

Lakeway Drive & 127

Russell Springs, KY 42642


Russell S/W

A KY Farmers Market

2349 South Hwy 127

Russell Springs, KY 42642


Russell S/W

Scott County Farmers' Market

North Broadway

Georgetown, KY 40324


Scott S/W

SoKY Market Place

636 Center Street

Bowling Green, KY 42104


Warren S

Farmers Market at the Depot

101 East Depot Street

Springfield, KY 40069


Washington S

Wayne County Farmers Market

40 South Main Street

Monticello, KY 42633


Wayne S

Whitley County Farmers Market

4275 North HWY 25 W, Williamsburg, KY 40769

109 West First Street, Corbin, KY 40701

Cumberland Ave, Williamburg , KY 40769


Whitley S

Wolfe County Farmers' Market

640 South Highway 15

Campton, KY 41301


Wolfe S/W

Woodford County Farmers' Market


Main Street

Versailles, KY 40383


Woodford S/W

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Market Requirements for Approval for Seniors

Market Requirements
Only authorized farmers' markets may redeem Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP)checks. For a market to be an SFMNP market it must meet the following criteria:

    Criteria for a Market to Accept Farmers' Market Nutrition Program Vouchers
  • The market must be an organized market. To be considered "organized" the market must have an established contact person/decisionmaker and meet at a named location on specified days and times.
  • The market must be registered with the Kentucky Department of Agriculture and approved as a Kentucky Proud? member.
  • The market must have fresh Kentucky-grown produce.
  • The market must be an estabished market with at least one year of experience in operation.

    If a market meets the criteria above, then markets will be rated according to the following items:
  • What is the poverty level in the county? (A higher poverty level will be weighted positively.)
  • What is the history of the market season? (A longer season is weighted positively.)
  • Is the number of participating farmers sufficient to provide an ample variety of eligible produce? (A higher number of farmers per capita is weighted positively.)

    Criteria used to authorize farmers
    Participating farmers in the program must:
  • Be member of an approved farmers' market;
  • Be a Kentucky grower
  • Attend a training session each year;
  • Accept checks for only for fruits and vegetables the farmers has produced in Kentucky; and
  • Sign an agreement that they understand and agree to follow all the rules for participation in the FMNP program

​USDA Nondiscrimination Statement

In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992.

Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

(1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or

(3) email:

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement 2015 (Spanish)

For all other FNS nutrition assistance programs, State or local agencies, and their subrecipients, must post the following Nondiscrimination Statement:

Los demás programas de asistencia nutricional del FNS, las agencias estatales y locales, y sus beneficiarios secundarios, deben publicar el siguiente Aviso de No Discriminación:

De conformidad con la Ley Federal de Derechos Civiles y los reglamentos y políticas de derechos civiles del Departamento de Agricultura de los EE. UU. (USDA, por sus siglas en inglés), se prohíbe que el USDA, sus agencias, oficinas, empleados e instituciones que participan o administran programas del USDA discriminen sobre la base de raza, color, nacionalidad, sexo, discapacidad, edad, o en represalia o venganza por actividades previas de derechos civiles en algún programa o actividad realizados o financiados por el USDA.

Las personas con discapacidades que necesiten medios alternativos para la comunicación de la información del programa (por ejemplo, sistema Braille, letras grandes, cintas de audio, lenguaje de señas americano, etc.), deben ponerse en contacto con la agencia (estatal o local) en la que solicitaron los beneficios. Las personas sordas, con dificultades de audición o discapacidades del habla pueden comunicarse con el USDA por medio del Federal Relay Service [Servicio Federal de Retransmisión] al (800) 877-8339. Además, la información del programa se puede proporcionar en otros idiomas.

Para presentar una denuncia de discriminación, complete el Formulario de Denuncia de Discriminación del Programa del USDA, (AD-3027) que está disponible en línea en: y en cualquier oficina del USDA, o bien escriba una carta dirigida al USDA e incluya en la carta toda la información solicitada en el formulario. Para solicitar una copia del formulario de denuncia, llame al (866) 632-9992.

Haga llegar su formulario lleno o carta al USDA por:

(1) correo: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; o

(3) correo electrónico:

Esta institución es un proveedor que ofrece igualdad de oportunidades.