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Good looking, great personality - heritage turkeys measure up

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Brian and Ann Bennett raise heritage turkeys at their organic farm, Bittersweet Farm in St. Lawrence County. They also raise chickens, and regular big, white toms for the free-range, organic market. Heifer Project International provided the chicks for this experiment. Martha Foley talked with Brian Bennett yesterday morning as he was finishing up his turkey chores. He said he's got 40 to 50 heritage birds now. They've got personality, and they're smarter and healthier than their "commercial" cousins. His flock is a mixed group:

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Martha Foley
News and Public Affairs Director

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