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Delegates from the Minnesota Trade Mission to Israel get a group photo during their tour of Jerusalem's historic Old City. Governor Tim Pawlenty is third from the right in the front row. Local businessman Doug Huebsch is on the right of the front row.

Huebsch talks turkey on trade mission to Israel

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Local businessman Doug Huebsch of New Life Farms didn't have to shovel any snow during the mid-December blizzard. Instead of checking on his own turkeys, he was checking out Israeli turkeys on a trade mission led by Governor Tim Pawlenty.


Huebsch was one of 35 businessmen accompanying the governor Dec. 11-18. Pawlenty was trying to improve on the $121 million in goods Minnesota sold to Israel last year.

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