The second half of fiscal year 2015 hasn’t been easy for Hormel Foods subsidiary Jennie-O Turkey Store, but Hormel executives are hopeful the business segment can be revitalized during the second half of 2016.
The highly pathogenic avian influenza outbreak that first struck the United States in December 2014 and continued to affect U.S. poultry flocks through June is considered to be resolved, according to the the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE).
President Barack Obama to pardon the turkeys in White House ceremony
November 24, 2015
The National Thanksgiving Turkey and its alternate took off on a United Airlines flight designated “Turkey One” on November 23, flying from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) to Washington, D.C.