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WV Department of Agriculture providing senior citizens with access to fresh fruit, vegetables 

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The West Virginia Department of Agriculture’s Senior Farmers’ Market Nutrition Program is providing the state’s senior citizens with access to fresh fruits and vegetables.
This ad is part of the WVPA Statewide Advertising Program. Contact Toni Heady at 304-342-1011, ext. 164, for more information.

This ad is part of the WVPA Statewide Advertising Program. Contact Toni Heady at 304-342-1011, ext. 164, to schedule an ad. NOTE: This unique WVPA program places your small space advertisement in more than 40 newspapers across the state for one discounted price and with one call. Contact your local newspaper or Toni Heady at the WVPA, 304-342-1011, ext. 164, to run your classified ad statewide.

Eligible senior citizens (at least 60 years of age and meeting income guidelines) can receive vouchers for fresh fruits and vegetables. The vouchers can be redeemed at participating farmers markets and farm stands throughout the state.Vouchers are available at each county senior center, and are on a first come first serve basis.

Seniors can contact their local county senior center for details on signing up and the program. For more information, contact the WVDA at 304.558.2210 or visit www.agriculture.wv.gov.

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