Meeting the Farmers Behind Honeysuckle White Turkey

Meet Dana Smotherman, a family farmer from West, Texas. She raises Honeysuckle White turkeys with care alongside her husband, Ken Smotherman.

This year, Dana was part of a pilot program created by Honeysuckle White turkey that, for the first time ever, enables consumers to trace their Thanksgiving turkey from family farm to table. Consumers in pilot markets can simply text or enter an on-package code at to access the farm’s location by state and county, view the family farm story, see photos from the farm and even read a message from the farmer. To learn more about where to find a traceable turkey and learn about the family farmers that raise Honeysuckle White turkey with care, visit


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