The Farmers' Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) is known in Michigan as Project FRESH and administrated by the WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) program.WIC Project FRESH started in 1986 in several states across the country.WIC clients wanting more information on WIC Project FRESH coupons must contact their local WIC Clinic.National Perspective Michigan has the thirteenth largest WIC Project FRESH program in the nation and the third largest in USDA (U. Department of Agriculture) Midwest Region, which includes Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota and Ohio.The Internet has revolutionized this business and has brought affordable and convenient matchmaking to America’s 124 million singles, via Match.com, Plenty of Fish, e Harmony, and other popular services. Dating website revenues are expected to grow only moderately this year as the U. market is saturated with 1,500 sites and everyone is chasing the same traffic. Venture capital funding continues, as new start-ups still believe they can make it big.The nation’s 1,600 matchmakers and 400 dating coaches are posting moderate growth, but off-line chains and radio datelines continue to slide.
How Do Clients Get WIC Project FRESH Coupon Booklets?The project's success led Congress to enact the Farmers' Market Nutrition Act of 1992 (P. The program was transferred to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (formerly known as Michigan Department of Community Health) in November of 1992 where it remains today.WIC Project FRESH helps to provide healthy and nutritious produce to Michigan WIC participants, while fostering economic development by promoting our state's diverse agricultural products.To assist clients, all authorized farmers, farmers' markets, and roadside stands, will have a laminated yellow poster stating: "Project FRESH Coupons Accepted Here" posted at their stands.In FY 2016, 1,394 Michigan farmers, 138 Michigan farmers' markets, and 164 roadside stands were authorized to accept WIC Project FRESH coupons.In 1988, Congress authorized a three-year demonstration project to test the concept in 10 states.WIC Project FRESH was administered by the Michigan Department of Agriculture as a federal pilot in Fiscal Years 19.What May Be Purchased With WIC Project FRESH Coupons?WIC Project FRESH coupons can only be used to buy eligible, locally grown, fresh, unprepared fruits and vegetables from authorized farmers, farmers' markets and roadside stands.WIC participants are encouraged to use all their coupons during the season to help meet their special nutritional needs.They are especially encouraged to buy broccoli, carrots, potatoes, squash, peaches, apples and tomatoes.