Butterball LLC, based in Garner, North Carolina, has joined the National Chicken Council as an allied leader member company.  Butterball is the largest vertically integrated turkey producer in the United States and accounts for 20 percent of total turkey production in the country.

Alice Johnson, DVM, and vice president of food safety, government regulations,  and public affairs will serve as the official representative to NCC.  For more information about Butterball, visit www.butterballcorp.com/.