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  • birds
  • Going on average mass, several other birds on the continent, including the American white pelican ( Pelecanus erythrorhynchos ), the tundra swan ( Cygnus columbianus columbianus ) and the very rare California condor ( Gymnogyps californianus ) and whooping crane ( Grus americana ) surpass the mean weight of turkeys. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lighter birds are sometimes called Lavender turkeys. (wikipedia.org)
  • Turkeys of the Slate breed may actually be any number of shades between pure black and white, but only ash-gray birds are eligible for showing under the directive of the American Poultry Association's ''Standard of Perfection'', into which they admitted as a variety in 1874. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the USA, a turkey coronavirus is one of the pathogens responsible for the Poult Enteritis and Mortality Syndrome (PEMS) in birds under the age of one month. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ironically, it is likely that the turkey consumed at the first Thanksgiving meal may have actually been from European birds, rather than wild turkeys native to the continent, though these descended from same bird. (wikipedia.org)
  • By 2006, the count of heritage turkeys in the U.S. was up to 8,800 breeding birds. (wikipedia.org)
  • plumage
  • The turkey vulture received its common name from the resemblance of the adult's bald red head and its dark plumage to that of the male wild turkey , while the name "vulture" is derived from the Latin word vulturus , meaning "tearer", and is a reference to its feeding habits. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Slate, or Blue Slate, is a breed of domestic turkey known for the slate gray color of its plumage. (wikipedia.org)
  • Both have a brown color which is highlighted by shades of copper and blue-green, and the plumage overall is very similar to that of the wild turkey. (wikipedia.org)
  • unlike
  • On one hand, none of these other species are as sexually dimorphic in size as the wild turkey, but on the other, they are also far less numerous and are not legally hunted unlike the turkey, thousands of which are weighed every year during hunting season. (wikipedia.org)
  • Heritage turkeys have a relatively long lifespan and a much slower growth rate than turkeys bred for industrial agriculture, and unlike industrially-bred turkeys, can reproduce without artificial insemination. (wikipedia.org)
  • consumption
  • Turkey bacon can also be used as a substitute for bacon where religious restrictions forbid the consumption of pork. (wikipedia.org)
  • When Beautiful Brands International, a company from Tulsa, Oklahoma, signed a deal with a Saudi Arabian firm to open 120 locations in eight countries in the Middle East, they had to substitute pork bacon with Halal turkey bacon in their recipes at Camille's Sidewalk Cafe locations as consumption of pork and non-halal meat is forbidden by Islamic customs. (wikipedia.org)
  • year
  • Thousands of fires as well as many deaths and injuries happen each year due to turkey fryer fires. (pbs.org)
  • Massachusetts grown turkeys can be purchased "fresh dressed" many seasons of the year, not just during the holidays. (mass.gov)
  • The most popular choice for Christmas dinner, roast turkey along with the traditional accompaniments of stuffing, cranberry sauce, roast potatoes, sprouts and bread sauce is considered by many to be the most important meal of the year. (waitrose.com)
  • From 1968 until 1973 the event was part of the ITF independent tour and was known as the Turkey Open no event was staged in 1974 however in its final year 1975 it was very briefly apart of the men's Grand Prix tennis circuit. (wikipedia.org)
  • meat
  • There are also a range of recipes from turkey curry to turkey risotto that mean you can make the most of any leftover meat. (waitrose.com)
  • But with the advent of factory farming of poultry, turkeys began to be selectively bred for increasingly larger size, focusing especially on the production of breast meat. (wikipedia.org)
  • To meet perceived consumer demand and increase producers' profit margins, the goal in turkey farming became the production of the maximum amount of breast meat at the lowest possible cost. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cured turkey bacon made from dark meat can be 90% fat free. (wikipedia.org)
  • genus
  • One of three species in the genus Cathartes of the family Cathartidae , the turkey vulture ranges from southern Canada to the southernmost tip of South America. (wikipedia.org)
  • Istanbul
  • The Turkey Open originally known as the Turkey International Championships also known as the Istanbul International Championships is a defunct tennis tournament that was played on outdoor Clay courts, Istanbul, Turkey. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Turkey Open was originally established on 25 August 1947 as the Turkey International Championships and also called the Istanbul International Championships until 1967. (wikipedia.org)
  • native
  • Turkey pies, soups, salad, and party platters are other items at some of our native stores. (mass.gov)
  • originally
  • Originally, black colored turkeys were a relative rarity among New World flocks, but Europeans heavily selected for this trait until it became predominant. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Hotel Turkey is a historic hotel located in Turkey, Texas, United States that originally opened in 1927. (wikipedia.org)
  • refers
  • While the act of hitting another's face with the penis can be a sexual act, the term "turkey slap" refers to the act when performed in a non-sexual way either playfully or to shame, degrade or harass the victim. (wikipedia.org)
  • bird
  • While it is usually rather lighter than the waterfowl, after the trumpeter swan ( Cygnus buccinator ), the turkey has the second heaviest maximum weight of any North American bird. (wikipedia.org)
  • These matings produced a bird that was larger and more robust than the European turkeys, and tamer than wild turkeys. (wikipedia.org)
  • bacon
  • Turkey bacon is an imitation bacon usually prepared from cured, smoked, chopped and formed turkey, which is commonly marketed as a low-fat alternative to pork bacon. (wikipedia.org)
  • Turkey bacon can be cooked by pan-frying or deep-frying. (wikipedia.org)
  • It can be used in the same manner as bacon (such as in a BLT sandwich), but the low fat content of turkey bacon means it does not shrink while being cooked and has a tendency to stick to the pan, thus making deep-frying a faster and more practical option. (wikipedia.org)
  • Turkey bacon is lower in fat and calories than pork bacon, but can be used in a similar manner to pork bacon (such as in a BLT sandwich), but its lower fat content makes it unsuitable in some situations, such as grilling. (wikipedia.org)
  • Turkey bacon is also an alternative for people who do not eat pork for religious or dietary reasons. (wikipedia.org)
  • turkey bacon from Louis Rich and Mr. Turkey contain 5 and 4 grams of fat, respectively, per two slices. (wikipedia.org)
  • Andrew Smith, in The Turkey: An American Story, notes that turkey products (including turkey bacon) contain, on average twice as much sodium as the pork products they replace. (wikipedia.org)
  • male
  • The preen gland ( uropygial gland ) is also larger in male turkeys compared to female ones. (wikipedia.org)
  • Turkey slap is a sexual behaviour in which a male slaps a partner's face repeatedly with his penis. (wikipedia.org)
  • natural
  • MERO STONES is established in Denizli, center of travertine industry in Turkey, in 2006, to supply natural stone products such as travertines, marbles and limestone tiles and related products. (tradeboss.com)
  • Black
  • Place the turkey in a roasting tin and brush the breast and legs generously with butter and season well with salt and freshly ground black pepper. (waitrose.com)
  • The "Norfolk Black" is generally considered the oldest turkey breed in the UK Black turkeys were sent in the holds of ships on the transatlantic crossing from Europe to the New World, and were raised by early colonists. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • The turkey vulture ( Cathartes aura ), also known in some North American regions as the turkey buzzard (or just buzzard ), and in some areas of the Caribbean as the John crow or carrion crow , is the most widespread of the New World vultures . (wikipedia.org)
  • weight
  • As a result of selection for this single trait, 70% of the weight of mass market turkeys is in their breast. (wikipedia.org)
  • mainly
  • Turkey B2B Marketplace is part of TradeBoss.com B2B Marketplace and it is displaying mainly companies, products and buy / sell trade leads from Turkey. (tradeboss.com)
  • On 1 May 2012, the Nick Jr. channel came to Turkey and mainly broadcasts preschooler shows for young kids aged 2-8 and is a 24-hour kid's channel much like Nickelodeon. (wikipedia.org)
  • million
  • Incorporated by the Vodafone Group, one of the biggest international mobile communication companies of the world in terms of revenues, Vodafone Turkey is the 2nd biggest mobile communication company of Turkey with 20.6 million users as of 11 November 2014, an increase of 105,000 customers from the fourth quarter of 2011. (wikipedia.org)
  • History
  • https://app.thetennisbase.com/Turkey Open: Tournament Roll of Honour Singles Draw Doubles Draw ITF Archives Bud Collins, History of Tennis: An Authoritative Encyclopedia and Record Book, New Chapter Press, USA, 2nd Edition, 2010. (wikipedia.org)
  • family
  • When it comes to deep frying turkey, you want to take every precaution to keep your family and your home safe. (pbs.org)
  • Turkey coronaviruses are members of the family Coronaviridae that infect turkeys, especially poults, leading to gastrointestinal disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • Vodafone Turkey operates in 81 cities of Turkey with its approximately more than 3300 employees, more than 1200 stores, 23 thousand points of sale and a stakeholder family of 53 thousand people. (wikipedia.org)
  • long
  • Adult wild turkeys have long reddish-yellow to grayish-green legs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Turkey red used the root of the rubia plant as the colorant, but the process was long and complicated, involving multiple soaking of the fabrics in lye, olive oil, sheep's dung, and other ingredients. (wikipedia.org)
  • come
  • Fried turkeys are delicious, but they come with a slew of safety issues. (pbs.org)
  • The hotel traditionally hosts the musicians who come to Turkey for the annual Bob Wills Day celebration on the last Saturday in April. (wikipedia.org)
  • types of turkey
  • A range of different types of turkey are available seasonally at Waitrose, for full details check in store leaflets from October onwards. (waitrose.com)
  • Beginning in the 1920s and continuing in to the 1950s, broad-breasted fowl began to replace all other types of turkey in commercial production. (wikipedia.org)
  • different
  • With Imcom's technology, he told me during Startup Turkey , furniture shops can scan that red chair on display and show potential clients what it looks like in different colors. (forbes.com)