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Where to order a local organic turkey?

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Wrigley12 Oct 13, 2008 08:19 AM

Any places around here that you can order a local, organic turkey, preferably a different breed than just the standard turkey? Been reading the book "Animal, Vegetable, Miracle" and got inspired.

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    cat08 Oct 14, 2008 09:02 AM

    Top O' the hill farm...they raise organic heritage turkeys...815-260-1520

    1. chicgail Oct 14, 2008 10:44 AM

      I can't speak to the different breed thing, but Harrison's Poultry in Glenview has never disappointed me. I go out there from the city to get my T-G bird. Also eggs and chickens.

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      Harrison's Poultry Farm
      1201 Waukegan Rd, Glenview, IL

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        EYELOVEPHOOD Oct 14, 2008 06:00 PM

        We enjoyed an organic local turkey last year from Natural Direct.
        www.naturaldirect.com
        They also supplied the produce for our Thanksgiving meal and it was fresh and fantastic.

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          TJD Nov 2, 2012 05:10 PM

          Fantastic, locally raised, family owned place: Caveny Farms. I picked my bird up at a farmers market...the husband and wife who raised the birds were the ones working the table. Super nice people. Everyone loved the turkey. I can't say enough about them
          http://www.cavenyfarm.com/

          Tim
          Geneva, IL

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