Holidays

Thanksgiving in Miami: Where to Buy a Humanely Raised Turkey

If you start digging into the origins of that sale-priced Butterball turkey at your local Publix, you probably won't like what you find. Turkeys bred in factories are genetically engineered, pumped full of antibiotics, mutilated -- the list goes on.

And even if you set aside the animal welfare issues, eating factory-farmed turkey is far from good for you. Antibiotic-resistant bugs anyone?

There are more healthful, humane options than your standard, store-bought bird. We checked out the local options. Find the details after the jump.

See also: Kindred Spirits Sanctuary in Ocala: A Haven For Turkeys

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Hannah Sentenac covers veg food, drink, pop culture, travel, and animal advocacy issues. She is also editor-in-chief of LatestVeganNews.com.
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