By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program is now accepting applications.

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It will be administered by mail again because of COVID-19 concerns.

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The program helps eligible older adults get locally grown fresh fruits and vegetables into their diets with a set of checks totaling $24.

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You can learn more about the program here.