Nocturnal Journey: Rooster calling and turkey tacos at the Iowa State Fair

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The Nocturnal Journey brings Dave Hoekstra to Des Moines, IA and the Iowa State Fair.  He meets a pair of participants in the Rooster Calling Contest, where kids and adults show off their best poultry calls; Pioneer Hall Superintendent Regina Pirtle talks about some of the Hall’s eccentric contests and highlights of the fair and Gretta Irwin, Executive Director of the Iowa Turkey Federation, explains the “Not Your Mama’s Taco” and creating new recipes and flavor combinations for turkey.

 

"Not Your Mama's Taco"

"Not Your Mama's Taco"

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