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December 03, 2009

Members of A&T Extension staff make headlines

The Nov. 24 Greensboro News & Record headlined a story "Children make a turkey offer to the Obamas" that went on to describe an idealistic quest by two Browns Summit children, Mariama and Anwar Ibrahim, to donate a turkey from their family's small farm to the president's family for Thanksgiving dinner.

According to the News & Record, "The Ibrahim children … are active in 4-H and have competed in turkey-raising at the State Fair for four years," and also that their father, who assisted them in getting their offer to President Obama, is Dr. Jimo Ibrahim, farm safety, energy and environmental specialist for The Cooperative Extension Program at A&T."

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Posted by Natalie at December 3, 2009 08:33 AM