Turkeys

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  • UF Meleagris gallopavo

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Turkeys check grasshopper pests

Manuscript recounting when County Agent Henderson came up with the idea of using turkeys as a solution to the overpopulation of grasshoppers in the county. The insects were destroying vegetation at an alarming rate. Then when the turkeys are no longer needed, they are sold off as poultry.

Finley, William L. (William Lovell), 1876-1953

Rosemary Payne with turkey

Photograph of Rosemary Payne from the Russellville 4-H Club with her male White Holland turkey at the Multnomah County Fair in Gresham in August 1939. She is kneeling on the grass next to the turkey and holding it in place.

Champion turkey

Photograph of a turkey standing outdoors in a dirt field. The text “Champ Gobbler — 1931” is written on the negative and is visible on the left side of the image. The photograph was likely taken at the 1931 Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland. The exposition was held from October 24 to October 31 that year. Image note: Photograph shows discoloration due to deterioration of the negative.

Boy holding turkey

Photograph of an unidentified boy sitting on a box and holding a turkey in his lap. The photograph was likely taken at the annual Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland.

Man with turkey

Photograph of an unidentified man standing next to a turkey perched on a box. The man and turkey are next to a building. The photograph may have been taken at the annual Pacific International Livestock Exposition in Portland.

Workers processing turkeys in meat plant

Photograph showing unidentified women working in a meat plant. At center is a woman holding a turkey carcass hanging from a rack overhead. The number 4647 is written on the negative and is visible in the upper right corner of the image. See related image No. 372A0777.

Workers processing turkeys in meat plant

Photograph showing unidentified women working in a meat plant. The women are standing in a row, each one processing a turkey hanging from a rack overhead. The number 4646 is written on the negative and is visible in the upper right corner of the image. See related image No. 372A0778.