Growers, Markets, and Farm Stores

Growers need to apply for authorization and have a signed agreement with the Washington State Department of Health WIC Nutrition Program to accept WIC Farmers Market Nutrition Program (WIC FMNP) and Senior Farmer Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) benefits/checks. Growers need to apply for a new contract when their current agreement expires.

How to Apply

  1. Read the Grower Agreement (PDF)
  2. Sign and submit a complete Grower Application (PDF) via email to or by mail at:
    Washington State Department of Health
    WIC and Senior FMNP Coordinator
    PO Box 47886
    Olympia, WA 98504-7886

If you have questions or need to request a printed copy of the application and agreement, please contact: or call the WIC and Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program Coordinator at 1-800-841-1410 extension 2, select 2.

2022 Important Dates

Date Deadline

March 3

12:00 PM PST
(US and Canada)

FMNP Training for New Farmers Markets managers and Growers

Join Zoom Meeting:

Or Call - 1-253-215-8782

Meeting ID: 857 9953 0749
April 1 Application to all returning markets
May 1 Application for new markets
June 1 FMNP season starts
July 1 Application for new growers
October 31 Last day to accept FMNP checks
November 15 Last day to deposit FMNP checks

Resources for Growers

Resources for Markets

FMNP Brochures

All brochures are provided in PDF format.