Tag Archive: Turkey

Selecting and Cooking the Perfect Thanksgiving Turkey

Photo credit:www.Pexels.com (Creative Commons License) According to the National Turkey Federation, 88% of American families eat turkey on Thanksgiving. That’s over 46 million turkeys! Served as the main dish, it is complemented by a variety of sweet and savory side dishes, many of which are family traditions made from recipes passed down through the generations. …

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Teaching Tired Old Turkey to Swim!

Holiday dinners usually feature ham and turkey. You may start having left-over sandwich nightmares after eating turkey for the next six weeks! Many Florida families choose fresh seafood as a delicious and healthy addition to their traditional holiday meals.   Fish on a thick bed of ice with bellies down. Courtesy of Florida Sea Grant …

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Georgia Wild Turkey Field Day Coming Up Next Week

The Eastern Wild Turkey Trade Show will be held next week, May 17, 2012, at Thomas County’s Osceola Plantation.  The field day starts at 8:00 a.m. and is sponsored by the Florida-Georgia Extension Game Management group, in collaboration with wildlife and forestry agencies from Florida, Georgia and the National Wild Turkey Federation. The program kicks …

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