Consumers are easily misled by packaging and often purchase turkeys labeled “organic” that were in fact fed growth hormones. Here are some easy ways to tell if your turkey was fed growth hormones.
1. The turkey’s batting average is above .400
While turkeys are natural sluggers, they rarely break .350. Thanksgiving turkey will bat around .270 with an OBP of .3100. Refer to your turkey card for precise statistics
11 Signs Your Thanksgiving Turkey Was Fed Growth Hormones