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got madd at the turkeys

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by wynedot55, Mar 19, 2008.

  1. wynedot55

    wynedot55 Songster

    Mar 28, 2007
    well after 2yrs of the turkeys making 1 heck of a mess.i finally got madd an penned them up for good.theres nothing like having to clean up turkey mess all the time.an their mess is just like tar.an its the devil to clean up.they wont be getting out no more.
  2. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    Oh no... are they messier than chickens?!?! I have three on the way!
  3. wynedot55

    wynedot55 Songster

    Mar 28, 2007
    oh yes they poop 4x as much as the chickens do.an their poop is real oily an slimy.an its hard to clean up.mine was free range.an thats how they made such a mess.if you leave them penned in your hen yard everything is ok.just dont let them run out where your driveway or sidewalk is.
  4. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

    OH no! [​IMG]

    What have I gotten into! I free range!
  5. sandspoultry

    sandspoultry Everybody loves a Turkey

    Feb 10, 2008
    Eastern NC
    I have lots and lots of turkeys and do not find them to be terrible mess makers.
    Silkie you enjoy your turkeys. We enjoy our very much.
    Now runner ducks on the other hand.....well thats another story.
    Everyone loves a turkey!!!!
    S and S Poultry
    Sharon in NC

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