Episode #7 – All About FFA

In this episode, host Steve Olson shares information about FFA – what this organization is and what it means to both the students involved and the communities and schools in which it resides. Listen in as Minnesota State FFA Advisor Joel Larson and National Officer Candidate Katie Benson chat with Steve about all the opportunities […]

Episode #6 – Egg Farmer Bruce Dooyema on World Egg Day and Award-Winning Turkey Chili

In the latest episode of “What The Cluck!”, host Steve Olson is joined by egg farmer Bruce Dooyema from the CenterFresh Egg Group for a discussion about World Egg Day and his company’s involvement in creating opportunities in Mozambique and other countries through egg and chicken farming. Plus, Garrett Doucette from End of the Line Turkey Farm in Swanville, […]

Episode #5 – Logger Bruce Vincent Talks about Embracing Hope, Not Fear, in Rural America

In the latest episode of “What The Cluck!”, host Steve Olson is joined by Bruce Vincent, a logger from Libby, Montana, and also president of Environomics (a public relations community outreach consulting company). They have a lively conversation about several topics that touch rural America – including understanding the rural and urban divide when it comes to misperceptions regarding […]

Do Your Candidates Support Minnesota Food & Ag?

Advocating for Minnesota’s Farms, Food and Future: Get to Know A Greater Minnesota’s Vision and Plan A Greater Minnesota (AGM) is a coalition of organizations dedicated to good farms, food and jobs in the state. As one of the state’s leading food and farms groups, we are part of AGM. Through support of AGM, our […]

18 Fun Facts for the 2018 State Fair – Minnesota Turkey and Turkey To Go

For immediate release Contact: Lara Durben, Minnesota Turkey Growers Association Ph: 763/682-2171 (office), 612/554-0920 (mobile) ldurben@minnesotaturkey.com Minnesota Turkey Growers Association (MTGA) has been serving up turkey at the Minnesota State Fair for 60 years (since 1958). Our state fair concession stand, Turkey To Go, is known for its signature Giant Juicy Turkey Sandwich and Slow-Roasted […]

Turkey To Go Celebrates 60 Years at the Minnesota State Fair

For immediate release Contact:                                                                                            Lara Durben, Minnesota Turkey Research & Promotion Council Ph: 763/682-2171 (office) or 612/554-0920 (cell) ldurben@minnesotaturkey.com (Buffalo, Minn.) … Turkey To Go, the Minnesota Turkey Growers Association’s (MTGA) food stand at the Minnesota State Fair, is celebrating 60 years of selling delicious turkey products to fairgoers. Minnesota turkey farmers have always […]