Organic Consumers Association wants to

Keep Unnecessary Antibiotics Out of My Butterball Turkey!

The majority of holiday turkeys are continuously fed antibiotics to make them fat. This could actually make you sick.

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Brad Dubs

Turkey's are getting so fat that the only way they can pro-create is through artificial insemination. Doesn't sound very natural to me.

The Supersized American Turkey

The Atlantic
This holiday season, thank artificial insemination for transforming turkey into the relatively cheap foodstuff it is today. USDA It is an extra big Thanksgiving for turkeys this year.  Mark it down: in 2013, the average weight for American produced turkey crossed 30 pounds for the first time. At least based on the January to October numbers…Read More
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