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US Presidential Thanksgiving turkey pardoning, in pictures
Jihad Douglas, chairman of the National Turkey Federation introduces a pair of turkeys at the Willard Inter Continental Hotel ahead of their 'pardon' by US President Barack Obama at the White House in Washington, DC. The names of the main turkey and …
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Animal rights activists slam Diestel, turkey supplier to Bay Area
One video shows plump birds with shiny black plumage, pecking at fresh grains in the sunshine. The other shows glassy-eyed turkeys in a crowded, dark barn, trampling the body of one of their flock. They couldn't be more different, yet the producers of …
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A day in the life of a Thanksgiving turkey farmer
Editor's note: Life on a family farm is not always clean and rarely glamorous. Parts of this story, about raising and harvesting turkeys that will feed Acadiana families this Thanksgiving, may be too graphic for some readers. It doesn't matter that …
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Thanksgiving Safety Tip: Don't Rinse That Turkey!
The instructions for many Thanksgiving turkey recipes say to “rinse turkey thoroughly.” However, this is a huge food safety problem, according to Christine Bruhn, PhD, CFS, food science professor from University of Califorina-Davis who is an Institute …
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