Butterball http://wunc.org en The State Of The Turkey Industry In North Carolina http://wunc.org/post/state-turkey-industry-north-carolina <p></p><p></p><p>A lot of Thanksgiving dinners across the country will feature a turkey grown and processed right here in North Carolina.&nbsp; Butterball is headquartered here and produces about 20-percent of the nation’s turkeys.&nbsp;</p><p>But Butterball reports it’s <a href="http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2013/nov/24/butterball-investigates-underweight-gobblers/">coming up a little short</a> this year with fresh orders. And in another part of the state, one of the largest turkey slaughter houses is shut down.</p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 13:10:15 +0000 Leoneda Inge 26351 at http://wunc.org The State Of The Turkey Industry In North Carolina