Well the big day is finally here! Get the turkey in the oven and football on the TV because I'm starving!
We had the opportunity to once again visit Governor Mark Dayton yesterday. We brought a big check and a big ole' turkey along with us for the ride. There is full coverage of the event below so be sure to check it out!
From all of us at the MTGA/CEAM offices - have a happy Thanksgiving!
Official Proclamation: Today is MTGA day!
After our visit to the capitol yesterday we learned the Governor Dayton officially proclaimed today, November 21, 2012 as " Hunger Solutions Minnesota and Minnesota Turkey Growers Association Day in the state of Minnesota." It is some well-deserved recognition for those who strive everyday to feed the hungry and the entire world!
Click here to read the entire proclamation!
Pre-schoolers Meet Famous Turkey
After his exciting moment in the spotlight, our famous feathered friend went to meet a group of preschoolers in Maple Grove. The class was full of excitement and had a lot of questions about the turkey