News & Updates

Contract Turkey Farmers Now Eligible for CFAP Aid

February 16, 2021
Source:
Winona Post
USDA officials extended CFAP-2 to contract turkey growers. Farmers who experienced pandemic-related revenue losses in 2020 are now eligible for payments.

Minnesota Turkey unveils expanded resources via revamped website

February 12, 2021
Source:
Poultry Times
Resources to help farmers, educators, and consumers were added to the user-friendly site.

Minnesota Turkey unveils expanded resources via revamped website

February 11, 2021
Source:
Morning Ag Clips
The MTGA and MTRPC are excited to reveal their new website to turkey farmers, agriculture stakeholders, and the general public.

Minnesota Turkey Unveils Expanded Resources via Revamped Website

February 10, 2021
Source:
Poultryproducer.com
From Classroom to Job Search – New Site is a Go-To Resource

Rep. Mike Sundin Joins Farmers for Poultry Day at the Capitol

February 10, 2021
Source:
MTGA
MTGA & CEAM met with newly appointed Minnesota House of Representatives Agriculture Committee Chair Mike Sundin (DFL-Esko) for Poultry Day at the Capitol.

Senator Torrey Westrom Joins Farmers for Poultry Day at the Capitol

February 10, 2021
Source:
MTGA
MTGA and CEAM met with Minnesota Senate Agriculture Committee Chair Torrey Westrom (GOP-Elbow Lake) for Poultry Day at the Capitol.

Minnesota Turkey Unveils Expanded Resources via Revamped Website

February 9, 2021
Source:
MTGA
The MTGA and the MTRPC are excited to reveal their new website, www.minnesotaturkey.com to turkey farmers, agriculture stakeholders and the general public.

Contract Turkey Growers Eligible for CFAP2

February 8, 2021
Source:
Brownfield Ag News
Contract turkey growers have less than a month to apply for Coronavirus Food Assistance Program payments.

U.S. Poultry Officials Watching Avian Flu Outbreak in Europe

February 4, 2021
Source:
Brownfield Ag News
The U.S. poultry sector is closely monitoring the avian influenza outbreak in Europe. There are several highly pathogenic H5 strains circulating right now.