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Farmer’s Market to Accept Food Stamps/EBT

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BANGOR – The Ohio Street Farmer’s Market will be accepting Food Stamps/ EBT beginning on August 19th. Customers wishing to use their EBT card to purchase produce at the Market may purchase scrip with their card, which will then be used same as cash to buy eligible items. Scrip will be available in $1.00 and $5.00 denominations and can only be used at the market on that day. Customers can have their card swiped ahead of time for scrip, or may elect to receive the amount of their purchase from the vendor and present it for entering into the central terminal. Rolf Staples, Sr., Market Manager, said that the Market vendors are excited about making this service available to area residents. For more information, call 973-3976.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Rolf Staples, Sr.

Telephone Number: (207)973-3976

Website: http://

Email: swederolf@aol.com