Turkey

Health and History
By. Benjamin Reznikov

turkey history

The turkey were raised by the aztecs. When the turkey was grown up they would eat them and they would use their feathers for decoration.When the the english invaded they thought that this bird was from the country turkey.

In the 16th century the pilgrims took a couple of domesticated turkeys with them to the mayflower. Benjamin Franklin so admired turkeys that he proposed that would be our national bird and when they picked the eagle he was very disappointed.

These are where the turkeys range and where they come from.

A turkey is rich in protein. It has all the minerals your body needs like iron zinc, potassium, and phosphorus.

But turkey is not always good. It has a lot of sodium. It’s skin is high on fat.

This is a turkey food label

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