Hen or jake

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by Bryce243, Mar 24, 2015.

  1. Bryce243

    Bryce243 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Is the one on the left a hen or jake, I can't tell... New to turkeys. It doesn't gobble but the other one does
     
  2. ivan3

    ivan3 spurredon Premium Member

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    L-R: female/male
     
  3. zion1234

    zion1234 Out Of The Brooder

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  4. zion1234

    zion1234 Out Of The Brooder

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    Also if u want u can look on the chest for a little beard!
     
  5. Bryce243

    Bryce243 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They don't quite let you near, when do they lay eggs
     
  6. WalnutHill

    WalnutHill Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    9 months and up, the longer days encourage the hens to start.
     
  7. zion1234

    zion1234 Out Of The Brooder

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    How many turkey's do you guys have
     
  8. WalnutHill

    WalnutHill Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    5 now, setting 48 eggs in the next couple of weeks, will have 80 or so by July. End of November, back to half a dozen or so.
     

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