Morning news anchor Peg McNichol talks with third-generation turkey farmer Jeff Smith.

Jeff Smith talks about his family’s business, Smiths’ Turkey Farms, and their four-generation relationship to the turkey production business.

Fun fact: Ottawa County provides the majority of turkeys to Michigan, but not the Thanksgiving kind.

Check out a great turkey recipe: CLICK HERE

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Michigan Allied Poultry Industries is a producer-led organization that serves and represents over 50 Michigan family-owned poultry farms with more than 15 million laying hens, 6 million chicken broilers, and 5.3 million turkeys represented.  Michigan Allied Poultry is committed to the advancement and prosperity of the poultry industry through advocacy, education and development.

Michigan Allied Poultry Industries, Inc.
PO Box 144
Hamilton, MI 49419
Office: 517.372.5250