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Nov 20

Putting the Turkey in “Turkey Day”

Posted on November 20, 2015 at 10:27 AM by Jeff Hixon

If you like to eat as much as I do, Thanksgiving is a holiday you look forward to all year.  Here are various links to the “Turkey Basics” provided by the United States Department of Agriculture:

In keeping with the turkey theme, I've found a few articles in Kansas Wildlife and Parks.  If you would like to see the entire article, please contact the State Library Reference Desk at

King Strut / by J. Mark Shoup.

F 1.9:v.66 no.2


The wild turkey story / by Bill Hlavachick and Mike Miller.

F 1.9:v.54/no.3


Turkey man / by Randy Hennen.

F 1.9:v.58 no.3



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