Pictures: Get a Glimpse Inside the Butterball Turkey Talk-Line

Since 1981, the Butterball Turkey Talk-Line has helped thousands of Americans cook the perfect turkey for Thanksgiving, and we're giving you an inside glimpse at what makes the legendary hotline work.

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Richard Stuckey
Rick Stuckey
The Butterball Talk-Line was created to assist everyone from first-time cooks to seasoned chefs with preparing their holiday bird.
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ConAgra Foods opened the Butterball Turkey Talk-Line in 1981 in Naperville, Ill., around 30 miles outside of Chicago.
Rick Stuckey
The turkey talk-line was originally staffed with six home economists who responded to 11,000 phone calls in its first year.
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Today the Talk-Line is staffed with nearly 50 home economists and nutritionists who respond to more than 100,000 questions each November and December.
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FILE - A stuffed toy turkey sits atop a home economist's computer monitor at the Butterball Turkey Talk-Line headquarters, Nov. 24, 2003.
Rick Stuckey
Rick Stuckey
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