Turkeys wander around at one of Coon Rock Farm's free range areas in Rougemont, N.C. Friday. The local sustainable family farm raises lean heritage turkeys for sale each Thanksgiving. Some people gladly pay up to $200 to put these special turkeys for their Thanksgiving plates.
Turkeys wander around at one of Coon Rock Farm's free range areas in Rougemont, N.C. Friday. The local sustainable family farm raises lean heritage turkeys for sale each Thanksgiving. Some people gladly pay up to $200 to put these special turkeys for their Thanksgiving plates. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com
Turkeys wander around at one of Coon Rock Farm's free range areas in Rougemont, N.C. Friday. The local sustainable family farm raises lean heritage turkeys for sale each Thanksgiving. Some people gladly pay up to $200 to put these special turkeys for their Thanksgiving plates. Chuck Liddy cliddy@newsobserver.com

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