MEMPHIS – Monogram Food Solutions LLC announced the release of a new line of turkey meat snacks licensed under the Butterball brand. The new line includes turkey jerky, turkey bacon jerky, turkey nuggets and turkey snack sticks.

Monogram plans to add turkey protein to its operation in Chandler, Minn., with the production of Butterball turkey meat snacks. Production begins in May for the new items, including:

• Butterball Apple Turkey Nuggets made with pieces of sweet dried apples;
• Butterball Turkey Bacon Jerky;
• Butterball Teriyaki Turkey Jerky; and
• Butterball Oven Roasted Turkey Jerky.

"We are excited about our partnership with Monogram, a leader in the meat snacks industry, who will be using Butterball turkey in a new, innovative meat snack offering," said Bill Klump, senior vice president of corporate marketing with Butterball, LLC. "We look forward to introducing these high-quality, delicious turkey meat snacks to customers and consumers."