NW turkey industry flightless

NW turkey industry flightless

The Northwest turkey industry, once fat, is now flapping futilely.

Turkey production in the Northwest today consists of a few dozen small farms that sell birds to local buyers during the holiday season..

The Oregon industry rose to as high as fourth in 1945. As recently as the early 1990s, Oregon's annual turkey production regularly topped 2 million birds.

Read more at the Capital Press.

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