Fertile turkey hen????

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by mydog, Jun 20, 2016.

  1. mydog

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    Y tom turkey died thursday. This is 4 fays later. He mated withy hen 2 days before he died. So one week later she has started laying eggs. One each day. Would these eggs be fertile or not??? Please help!
     
  2. R2elk

    R2elk Overrun With Chickens

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    There is a very strong chance that the eggs are fertile.
     
  3. mydog

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    Thank you. Do you know how long she stays fertile after mating.
     
  4. feedman77

    feedman77 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If the mating was successful there is the potential for the hen to remain fertile for the entire laying season.
     
  5. mydog

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    Thank you. That is what i was hoping for
    i havent had turkeys before so i am still learning.
     
  6. mydog

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    I like your royal palm pic. I also have royal palm.
     
  7. austria89

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    Actually, that is not a Royal Palm in the picture. [​IMG] Looks like kind of Sweetgrass?
     
  8. mydog

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    Lol was comenting on feedman77 royal palm
     
  9. austria89

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    Me too.[​IMG]
     
  10. mydog

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    So what kind of turkeys do u have?
     

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