Michigan prepares for early issuance of February food assistance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CONTACT: Bob Wheaton Jan. 14, 2019 517-241-2112 wheatonb@michigan.gov LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Department of Health and Humans Services (MDHHS) plans to issue Food Assistance Program benefits early for February. For food assistance clients, Michigan will begin … Continue reading

Nova Dia Group and Mobile Market+ Update

It was announced in mid-July that the Novo Dia Group of Texas, a major provider of mobile Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) technology for farmers markets and farm stands, would discontinue those services. At the time of this announcement, it appeared … Continue reading

Michigan Farmers Markets using Mobile Market+ could be impacted by possible closure of Novo Dia Group

Dear MIFMA Members and Friends of Farmers Markets, As you may already be aware, the Farmers Market Coalition sent an email on Monday in response to an article published by the Washington Post about a situation with Novo Dia Group, the developer of the … Continue reading