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MTGA Announces 2011 Ranelius Award Recipient

    For immediate release Contact: Lara Durben – (763) 682-2171 or lara@minnesotaturkey.com Photo – Russ Christianson (Buffalo, MN )… The Minnesota Turkey Growers Association (MTGA) presented its prestigious Ranelius Award to Russ Christianson, General Manager of Northern Pride Cooperative in Thief River Falls, Minn., at its annual meeting on March 16 in St. Paul. “The […]

Minnesota Turkey Promoters of the Year Announced

  For immediate release Contact: Lara Durben – (763) 682-2171 or lara@minnesotaturkey.com Photo – Candy Freeman Photo – Marilyn McAlpine (Buffalo, MN )… The Minnesota Turkey Research and Promotion Council (MTRPC) has honored Candy Freeman of Melrose High School, Melrose, Minn., and Marilyn McAlpine, retired MTRPC Certified Home Economist, Stillwater, Minn., with the “Turkey Promoter […]

Badger, Minn. Turkey Farmer Honored with MTGA President’s Award

    For immediate release Contact: Lara Durben – (763) 682-2171orlara@minnesotaturkey.com Photo – John Burkel (Buffalo, MN )… The Minnesota Turkey Growers Association (MTGA) has honored John Burkel, a turkey farmer from Badger, Minn., for showing true dedication and commitment to the goals of the association. “John has gone above and beyond the call of […]

Outgoing MTGA Board Directors Honored for Service

      For immediate release Contact: Lara Durben – (763) 682-2171 or lara@minnesotaturkey.com Photo – Kim Gorans Photo – Gregg Veldman   (Buffalo, MN)…Kim Gorans of Willmar, Minn., and Gregg Veldman of Becker, Minn., were honored by the Minnesota Turkey Growers Association (MTGA) for their many years of service to the organization’s Board of Directors […]

MN Turkey Council Board Election Results Announced

        For immediate release Contact: Lara Durben, (763) 682-2171 orlara@minnesotaturkey.com Directors Hail from Redwood Falls, Roseau, Little Falls, Willmar and Cokato (Buffalo, MN)…Five people have been elected to the 16-member Minnesota Turkey Research and Promotion Council (MTRPC) Board of Directors according to the Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA), the agency responsible for […]