March 4 – April 4 2022

2022 Double Up Food Bucks Application is NOW OPEN!

Completed applications are due by 5pm on Monday, April 4, 2022.

Applications with a time stamp after 5pm on Monday, April 4, 2022, will not be eligible for consideration.

Mar 13, 2022

Riverhead farmers market to open year-round

The East End Food Market will be open year-round. The market, which moved to new space in the former Homeside Florist building last fall, will be open from May through October on Wednesdays and Fridays, beginning May 4, said Kate Fullam, executive director of the East End Food Institute

Jan 19, 2022

Albany Honest Weight Food Co-Op now offering ‘Double Up Food Bucks’ program

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – A program administered by Field and Fork Network doubling the buying power of SNAP customers is coming to the Capital Region. Honest Weight Food Co-op in Albany announced the launch of “Double up Food Bucks New York” Wednesday, which matches $1 for $1 SNAP…

Jan. 18, 2022

A new Syracuse program to stretch the food budget for produce can lead to better health

People and families who get Supplemental Nutrition assistance (SNAP) have the opportunity to stretch those dollars farther when buying fruit and vegetables, thanks to a new program. The Syracuse Coopertive Market is taking part in ‘Double Up Food Bucks’ to help those on limited incomes put…

Jan. 4, 2022

Binghamton grocery store works in incentive for SNAP beneficiaries in former food desert

Some Shoppers on Binghamton’s north side are getting some big help. A new program allows anyone using SNAP benefits at the Greater Good Grocery store will now get a dollar match for any piece of produce purchased

Sept. 28, 2021

Field & Fork Network partners with Emmanuel Sanders, Buffalo Bills Foundation to tackle food insecurity

Field & Fork Network recently announced its partnership with the Buffalo Bills Foundation, joining a collection of local organizations participating in its “Huddle for Hunger” initiative addressing child hunger, nutritious food access, and healthy eating in Western New York…

Aug. 5, 2021

Double Up Food Bucks program launches

Suffolk County executive Steve Bellone announced the Suffolk County Economic Development Corporation has approved a $25,000 grant to Field & Fork Network to bring the Double Up Foods Bucks Program to Suffolk County. Double Up Food Bucks doubles the value of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)…

July 29, 2021

Suffolk Oks $25K grant to fight food insecurity

The Suffolk County Economic Development Corporation approved a $25,000 grant to help fight food insecurity.

The money will go to Field & Fork Network to bring the Double Up Foods Bucks Program to Suffolk . The program doubles the value of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)…