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Gobble Gobble: America's Thanksgiving Turkey Tradition

While it is generally understood that venison graced the table of the first Thanksgiving celebration, the idea of Pilgrims chowing down on turkey is solidly enshrined in the American imagination. 25 more words

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Multiple Crop Disasters Declared in Michigan and Ohio

68 Counties in two states designated as crop disaster areas

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has declared 68 counties in the states of Michigan and… 479 more words

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Is Turkey Trending?

Turkey. It is a hot topic right now. You could even say its trending. People are trying to decide how big of a one to cook, how they should cook it, or should they even cook one at all. 694 more words


Fun Food Facts About Thanksgiving Dinner

Take a moment to think about your family Thanksgiving dinner spread. Can you see it?

The turkey, the green bean casserole, sweet potatoes, pies – the works. 255 more words


Butter Grading

Most of us are familiar with, or at least know about, quality grades for beef, pork, and chicken. But did you know that butter is also graded? 407 more words