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Old 10-06-2011, 06:36 PM
 
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without going hunting?

i know my cousin in Tampa has wild ones in her neighborhood but I would like to buy a fresh plucked & ready to go turkey for thanksgiving!

thanks!
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Old 10-06-2011, 08:39 PM
 
Location: West Coast of Florida
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Good question. I've never seen a turkey farm down here. Wonder why?
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Old 10-07-2011, 01:16 AM
 
Location: SWFL
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I think I recall Fresh Market taking orders for fresh turkeys in the weeks before Thanksgiving.
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Old 10-07-2011, 06:14 AM
 
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I think I recall Fresh Market taking orders for fresh turkeys in the weeks before Thanksgiving.
thanks! i'll look into it!
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Old 10-08-2011, 08:47 PM
 
Location: Port Charlotte, FL
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Publix has fresh turkeys you can order at Thanksgiving time. Not sure how many days old they are, but they are fresh instead of frozen.
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Old 10-08-2011, 09:47 PM
 
Location: Sarasota
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My work is going to have fresh, organic turkeys again this year. I'm not sure when they are going to start taking orders for them. I can check..
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Old 10-09-2011, 07:35 AM
 
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My work is going to have fresh, organic turkeys again this year. I'm not sure when they are going to start taking orders for them. I can check..
keep me posted! I will investigate Fresh Market & Publix too.

That is something I miss from NY, DH's company used to provide a lovely fresh turkey for each family. We had to go pick it up from the farm the day before Thanksgiving.

Now I have to pay for my own turkey *wahhhhh* Call OccupyWallstreet...tell them to add Free Fresh Turkies at Thanksgiving to their list of demands! :P
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Old 10-09-2011, 07:49 AM
 
Location: Sarasota, Florida
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Thanks for reminding me to line up a good bird!
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Old 10-09-2011, 08:27 AM
 
Location: englewood
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hermans meat market on shamrock in venice is taking orders for fresh turkeys. from tamiami, take shamrock east for a mile or 2.

we have been here 2 years and could not find any good steaks. went yesterday and grilled them up last night. we have now found a source for good steak.
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Old 10-09-2011, 08:39 AM
 
Location: Sarasota, Florida
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Thanks for the tip. The only thing I've found out for certain is that the steaks at Publix are awful.
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