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Hey Heritage Turkey Lovers in Florida!

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by pascopol, Feb 25, 2011.

  1. pascopol

    pascopol Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 6, 2009
    Tampa Bay
    I am thinking of raising some turkeys this year, what do you guys raise in Sunshine State? Or perhaps beeter put it this way: do are all turkey breeds take well our wonderful hot weather?

    Have your (turkey) hens started laying lately?
  2. HallFamilyFarm

    HallFamilyFarm PA ETL#195

    Jan 25, 2010
    Collins, Arkansas
    Most any Heritage variety should do well in Florida.
  3. A.T. Hagan

    A.T. Hagan Don't Panic

    Aug 13, 2007
    North/Central Florida
    This is true. I can't think of any breed of turkey that does not do well here.

    I'm doing White Midgets myself and will pick up Standard Bronze this year.

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