Franny Lazarus Ohio State News

  1. Poultry Science Club members at a social event in September. Photo: Poultry Science Club

    Poultry Science Club sells Thanksgiving turkeys for annual fundraiser

    COLUMBUS, Ohio–Lindsey Okuley has been interested in chickens since she was small. A fourth-year agricultural communications major at The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES), Okuley joined her local 4-H chapter in the fifth grade and worked with the animals, going on to show them for seven years. When she arrived at Ohio State, she discovered CFAES’ Poultry Science Club (PSC) and has been a member since, serving in her second year as the club’s secretary. She is coordinating its annual Thanksgiving turkey sale. “The great thing about the sale,” Okuley said, “is that it supports the Poultry Science Club. People are directly supporting students.” The fundraiser, now in its 72nd...