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Meat Processing Plant: Cleaner than your kitchen

The last thing anyone in the food industry wants is for people to get sick from their products.  That’s why turkey farmers work so hard to keep their birds healthy.  Healthy animals lead to safe meat.

But what about after the turkeys leave the farm?  What practices are in place at the processing plants to ensure that the meat is safe?

Extensive cleaning is one of those practices.  To see this cleaning process in action, take a look at this short video from Land O’ Frost.


roasted turkey breast

Thanksgiving Turkey Tips from our Home Economist

Gretta Irwin, the Iowa Turkey Federation’s Executive Director and Home Economist, knows a thing or two about cooking turkey.


Check out this segment on WHO-TV 13 in Des Moines for all of Gretta’s best Thanksgiving Tips.



Want more info? Download our FREE guide to roasting turkey or try the Blue Cheese Sauce Gretta mentioned in the video.