Iowa Healthiest State Initiative is now inviting farmers markets and farm stands to apply to participate in the 2017 Double Up Food Bucks season, expected to run from May 1 – October 31. Applications are being collected by the Iowa Healthiest State Initiative (HSI) which facilitates the Double Up Food Bucks (DUFB) program at farmers markets throughout the state.
All fields marked with * are required.
To qualify, farmers markets must:
If selected, Iowa Healthiest State will provide:
Healthiest State Initiative expects that your farmers market will:
Please complete the following indicators for the 2016 season:
As part of your application, please submit the following attachments:
Double Up Food Bucks would not exist — much less be such a success — without the support of our partners.
The Double Up Food Bucks Incentive Program makes it easier for low-income Iowans to eat fresh fruits and vegetables while supporting family farmers and growing local economies.
Are you interested in becoming a Double Up volunteer or helping spread the word? Below are some ways you can get involved.