Market Information Booth
If you are new to shopping at farmers market, have a question, or just want to say hi, market staff and volunteers are happy to help. Stop by the white tented Market Information Booth during market hours to learn more about vendors, events & activities, purchase market merchandise or tokens, and more!
How to Pay
Many of our vendors take credit cards. Just look for signs or ask vendors before purchasing. You can also use your credit or debit card at the Market Information Booth to purchase market merchandise or $5 market tokens.
Shoppers can purchase $5 tokens at the Market Information Booth using a credit/debit card. These tokens can be used to purchase all market items and should be used like a $5 bill. Tokens are non-refundable once purchased and do not expire.
SNAP (Washington EBT)
DYFM is pleased to accept SNAP/Washington EBT (Electronic Benefits Transfer) cards at the market. To use your card, visit the market information booth, where you will receive $1 red wooden tokens which may be used to purchase SNAP eligible foods such as fruits, vegetables, meats, breads, cheese, nuts, eggs, and plants intended for growing food. $1 EBT Tokens may not be used for: non-food items, ready-to-eat foods, hot foodsNo change can be given back by vendors.
WIC & Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program Vouchers
The WIC and Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) is a benefit offered to WIC families and eligible seniors and people with disabilities.
Senior FMNP checks are green while WIC checks are orange. These are issued in specific denominations which may differ from year to year. They can be spent directly with farmers for fresh vegetables, fresh fruit, and cut herbs only, with exception to Senior FMNP who can also purchase honey. The checks are valid June 1 through October 31, 2019, and no change can be given.
FDNP vouchers can be accepted by vendors that sell eligible produce. To find out which vendors participate in this program, look for signs displayed in their booths, or ask someone at our Market Information Booth.
Market Merchandise (Coming Soon!)
The Market Information Booth sells the following farmers’ market items:
To Be Announced
Gift Certificates (Coming Soon!)
Shoppers can purchase Downtown Yakima Farmers Market gift certificates in $5 increments. Redeem gift certificates for $5 green market tokens at the Market Information Booth.