Raeford, NC – The North Carolina Turkey Festival and the North Carolina Poultry Federation are once again sponsoring the North Carolina Turkey Cooking Contest as part of the 25th Annual North Carolina Turkey Festival.

Five finalists will be competing for the top award-winning recipe of $1,000.00 with total prize money in the amount of $2,400.00.

To Enter:

Mail recipes for entry no later than Wednesday, July 1, 2009 to: North Carolina Turkey Festival at 101 North Main Street, Raeford, NC 28376. Entries received after July 1st will not be considered. For more information on the NCTF Cooking Contest or the NCTF contact Melissa Tuel at 910-904-2424 or at You may also find more information at