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August 14, 2008

Martha Stewart visits Kannapolis campus

Leah Chester-Davis with Martha Stewart
(Photo courtesy of Leah Chester-Davis)

Food and garden guru Martha Stewart, center, recently visited the North Carolina Research Campus as guest of campus founder David Murdock. One of the gardening editors for Stewart's magazine, Andrew Beckman, has subscribed to Extension's Successful Gardener newsletter the past few years. Leah Chester-Davis, left, who has served as newsletter editor and team leader, asked Stewart to autograph a copy. Chester-Davis is coordinator of communications & community outreach and Extension communication specialist with the Program for Value Added & Alternative Agriculture based at the research campus. Also pictured is Tara Vogelien, director for business and research administration for N.C. State University's Fruit & Vegetable Science Institute.

Posted by Natalie at August 14, 2008 08:43 AM