Mississippi Farmer’s Market hosts State Employee Day

Mississippi Farmer’s Market hosts State Employee Day
State workers shopped for fresh fruits and vegetables -- all grown in the state of Mississippi. Source: WLBT

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - State workers shopped for fresh fruits and vegetables -- all grown in the state of Mississippi.

A number of health organizations offered free screenings and information on living a healthier lifestyle at State Employee Day at the Mississippi Farmers Market.

State workers shopped for fresh fruits and vegetables -- all grown in the state of Mississippi. Source: WLBT
State workers shopped for fresh fruits and vegetables -- all grown in the state of Mississippi. Source: WLBT

Several state agencies sponsored Thursday’s event as a way to promote healthy lifestyles for state employees.

“It’s a good way to let the state employees know where they can find fresh and local produce and its also a way to bring all the state employees together and its a good resource for them to find out how to stay healthy.”

State workers also had the chance to shop for unique arts and crafts

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