• How Turk's Poultry farmers are taking steps to look after the environment and workers' well-being

    1 month ago - By NZ Life & Leisure

    This family-run business is the friendly face of poultry farming. Every effort is made to protect the environment and there's a hatchery in the pipeline. Words: Lee-Anne Duncan When Ron Turk's son first saw the company's new “ovenable” packaging for its stuffed whole roast chickens he couldn't believe the plastic bag wouldn't melt. “But I assured Mike we had well and truly tested it - including in our own kitchen,” says Ron. “No touch, no mess, no prep,” is how the innovative packaging is marketed, responding to the ‘ick' factor many consumers have dealing with chicken, primarily to do...
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