Turkey Talk: Facts About Turkeys

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Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and that means we've got turkey on the brain. An estimated 88 percent of Americans still serve turkey for Thanksgiving dinner, with the average bird ringing it at around 15 pounds. Take a look at some of these interesting facts about turkeys before the feast:

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  • There is no difference in taste between male and female turkeys.
  • Along with the carb-loaded overindulgence that comes with Thanksgiving, turkey is indeed conducive to napping. It is naturally high in l-tryptophan, which is believed to produce a calming effect.
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