Talbots win poultry producer honors

first_img Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Print Article Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Talbot said his working relationship with Wayne Farms has been a good one.“They are easy people to work with,” he said.The Pike County Farm-City Awards are presented annually by the Kiwanis Club and the Pike County Chamber of Commerce Farm-City Committee to those who have made outstanding contributions to the agricultural community during the year. The awards are presented in 10 different areas. Frank and Nedetria Talbot of the Tarentum community are the recipients of the 2011 Pike County Farm-City Poultry Award. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits By The Penny Hoarder Talbots win poultry producer honors The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Latest Stories Published 6:25 am Friday, November 18, 2011 Book Nook to reopen By Jaine Treadwell The Talbot Poultry Farm, located in the Tarentum community, has six broiler houses. The six houses have a combined grow-out capacity of 130,200 birds per flock with five flocks produced a year.“That’s a lot of birds,” Talbot said with a smile. “We get the biddies and grow them to 7.5 pounds in 56 days. Processing plants all across the country like to grow bigger birds.”The Talbots work closely with the Alabama Department of Environmental Management to make sure that all environmental and clean water concerns are addressed.“We take environmental issues seriously and, in all our farming operations, we do all we can to protect the environment,” Talbot said. “And, we always practice energy saving measures because it’s the smart thing to do for the farm and the wallet.” Sponsored Content In addition to the poultry houses, Talbot also farms and is a peanut buyer for Brooks Peanut Company.His farming operation is diversified to include pecan trees, cows, hay and timberlands.Talbot is a member of the Pike County Poultry and Egg Association, the Pike County Cattlemen’s Association and the Pike County Farmers Federation.Talbot and his wife, Nedetria, have four children, Stephen, Kristin, Bill and Blake. Email the author Skip You Might Like Dubose earns row crop award Mike Dubose was named row crop farmer of the year. Editor’s note: Mike Dubose was named row crop farmer of… read more Frank Talbot shares the 2011 Pike County Farm City Poultry Awards with his wife, Nedetria, because he said that she is as much a part of their poultry operation as he is.“When Nedetria and I decided to go into the chicken business and wrote the check for $753,000, I couldn’t believe that we were doing that,” Talbot said, laughing. “But the poultry business has been a good investment for us.”The Talbots have been growing for Wayne Farms for about 16 years and are one of the top producers for Wayne Farms since 1996. Around the WebDoctor: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Health VideosIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthMost 10 Rarest Skins for FortniteTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more