Westside farmers market accepts EBT

Jessica Else / The Garden Island

The Gulick-Rowell House in Waimea has been renamed Hale Puna, meaning “House of Coral,” and is currently being renovated.

Fanny Rose / via Hale Puna

Braden Lumabao does some quick advertising for the Hale Puna farmers market, which is held every Thursday at the Hale Puna Gulick-Rowell House in Waimea.

WAIMEA — You can now use Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly food stamps) cards for local produce at the Westside Hale Puna farmers market.