Resources for Media Professionals

Media Contacts

Peter Scharpe
Program Director
Paul and Jamie Kvistad interview with Twin Cities media stations on behalf of MTGA's Turkey To Go restaurant before the 2020 State Fair Food Parade kick-off.

Interview Requests

The Minnesota Turkey Growers Association and Minnesota Turkey Research & Promotion Council welcome interview opportunities to speak on behalf of the Minnesota turkey industry.

To schedule an interview with a member of the MTGA or MTRPC boards, contact MTGA Communications Director, Hannah Halldorson, at or call 763-682-2171.

Media of turkeys, staff, and board members are available upon request.

Resources for Media

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June is National Turkey Lovers Month!

Did you know June is the national month for turkey? Thanks to its versatility, turkey can be consumed year-round. Turkey is also packed with protein and is a lean choice for healthy eating. See recipes for your family here:

Summer time turkey recipes

Turkey Day of Service