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November 12, 2003 - Heritage Turkeys

This Thanksgiving will you be siting down to a Jersey Buff or a Bourbon Red? The Jersey Buff and the Bourbon Red both rare heritage turkey breeds - and they are making a come back. Join us as we talk about how to find rare breeds for your dinner table and why preserving rare breeds is so important.

  • Suzanne Stenson O'Brian - Program Organizer, Food and Health Program at the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy, Minneapolis, MN
  • Don Bixby - Technical Program Director at the American Livestock Breeds Conservancy, Pittsboro, NC
  • Harry Grout - co-owner of Sunrise Valley Farm, breeds and raises heritage turkeys, in the Blue ridge mountains of VA