What Is Project FRESH?
Project FRESH is a program that makes fresh produce available to low-income, nutritionally-at-risk participants by using Michigan farmers’ markets.
Who Is Eligible For Project FRESH Coupons?
Women and children (ages 1-4) currently enrolled in the WIC program can get coupons for fresh fruits and vegetables.
How Do Project FRESH Coupons Work?
Each client receives a booklet of coupons to be used June 1 through October 31 in the year the booklet is issued. Coupons can only be used to buy Michigan-grown fresh fruits and vegetables at authorized farmers’ markets.
What May Be Purchased With Project FRESH Coupons?
Participants may buy locally grown fresh fruits or vegetables, but are especially encouraged to buy broccoli, carrots, potatoes, squash, peaches, apples and tomatoes. A variety of produce rich in vitamins A, C, and folic acid are emphasized.
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