View all news releases by Minnesota Turkey below. If you need other information or materials, contact Lara Durben, MTGA Communications Director, at 763/682-2171 or ldurben@minnesotaturkey.com.

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June Spotlights Summer Grilling with Turkey and National Turkey Lovers’ Day

June is Turkey Lovers’ Month® and Sunday June 19 is National Turkey Lovers’ Day (Source: National Turkey Federation) May 27, 2016 – Memorial Day weekend previews grilling season and rekindles America’s love of turkey with the smoky flavors of turkey burgers, turkey tenderloin and turkey drumsticks. An increasing number of consumers are enjoying turkey for […]

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MTGA & MTRPC Announces Several Scholarship Recipients

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Lara Durben (Email | 763-682-2171) (Buffalo, MN )  … The Minnesota Turkey Growers Association (MTGA) and the Minnesota Turkey Research and Promotion Council (MTRPC) recently announced recipients in two scholarship programs. Evonik Implements Scholarship for HPAI-Impacted Families Evonik Corporation, a worldwide leader in amino acid production and sales, and long-time Minnesota […]

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Bob Peterson, Willmar, Minn., Honored with MTGA’s Most Prestigious Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Lara Durben (Email | 763-682-2171) (Buffalo, MN )  … The Minnesota Turkey Growers Association (MTGA) announced its prestigious Ranelius Award in 2016 will go to Bob Peterson, Willmar, Minn. The announcement was made at the MTGA Annual Meeting on March 16 in Saint Paul, Minn. The award will be officially presented […]

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Minnesota State Fair, Minnesota 4-H Program Honored with Turkey Promoter of the Year Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Lara Durben (Email | 763-682-2171) (Buffalo, MN )  … The Minnesota Turkey Research and Promotion Council (MTRPC) has honored The Minnesota State Fair and the University of Minnesota Extension’s 4-H program with its 2016 “Turkey Promoter of the Year” award. The outbreak of hgighly-pathogenic avian influenza in the spring of 2015 […]

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Individuals Honored for Extraordinary Efforts Before, During, and After the Avian Influenza Crisis of 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Lara Durben (Email | 763-682-2171) (Buffalo, MN )  … The Presidents of the Minnesota Turkey Growers Association (MTGA) and Minnesota Turkey Research and Promotion Council (MTRPC) have chosen to honor five worthy individuals for their extraordinary efforts before, during, and after the highly pathogenic avian influenza crisis of 2015. MTRPC President […]