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The Turkey in Arkansas: Thanksgiving and Wild Birds

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Wednesday, November 27, 2019

By Victoria Chandler This week, many Arkansans will be gathering around their tables for the stars of their Thanksgiving spread – the turkey. Turkeys have always been plentiful in Arkansas. Wild turkeys (specifically the eastern wild turkey) were one of the more abundant birds that th... Read More

Record number of nominations received for the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Monday, November 25, 2019

The nomination period for the 2020 Arkansas Food Hall of Fame, the statewide program that recognizes what’s great about Arkansas food, has closed and the results are quite astounding! In the month of October, Arkansas Heritage accepted nominations in five categories and we’re happy ... Read More