Hello ladies! I am Andria Reyes. I am a Research Administrator at Columbia University Medical Center. I have worked on projects to understand how breast cancer survivors want to use nutrition information to improve their health. One way you can improve your health is by shopping at the farmers’ market. It’s now more convenient than ever since you can use EBT, if you have it! In this newsletter we will teach you how.
Mi Vida Saludable News #21
How to Use EBT at the Farmers’ Market
Farmers’ Market Shopping Guide
Did you know fruits and vegetables at the farmers’ market can be fresher, tastier, and better quality than the fruits and vegetables at the store?
There are many ways to pay for foods at the farmers’ market. Check out the guide below for different options. Click here to get the printable version and carry it with you next time you visit the farmers’ market: http://www.wicnyc.org/farmersMarketLanding.html
Using EBT at the Farmers’ Market
Here’s a step-by-step guide to using EBT at the farmers’ market.
The National Cancer Institute has resources available to help manage life after treatment available here: http://www.cancer.gov/publications/patient-education/facing-forward
For more recipes, how-to articles, and videos on making healthy choices, visit:www.cookforyourlife.org
Questions or comments?
Please contact Amanda Marín-Chollom: (212) 305-3640