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I have poults coming!!

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by RoosterREB, Aug 27, 2008.

  1. RoosterREB

    RoosterREB Hatching

    Aug 27, 2008
    This is my first post on this board but I am ecstatic that I am getting poults this late in the season. My lone RP turkey's mate was killed last Spring. I have tried to hatch out eggs but have had no success. This is what I could be getting in the 15 poult Heritage breed special:

    Black (Also know as Black Spanish)
    Bourbon Red
    Midget White
    Royal Palm
    Eastern Wild
    Rio Grande

    My Tom turkey has been so lonely...He will have some friends before long!!
  2. coffeemama

    coffeemama Barista Queen

    Mar 5, 2008
    [​IMG] Yay for you! You'll love it here [​IMG]
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    I have a lone turkey hatching tomorrow, and 3 friends for it hatching next week. We chose Jersey Buffs exclusively.

    Congrats on your poults!!!
  4. lilchick

    lilchick Songster

    May 23, 2008
    Williamsport In.
    Congrats! You have a nice variety there...
    Just remember to put marbles in the waterer for a few days to keep them from drowning.
    I find that they also peck at them and encourages them to drink more....
    High protein feed ( I use Meatbird by Nutrena) so their legs will be strong... Good luck!
  5. sweetshoplady

    sweetshoplady Songster

    Feb 4, 2008
    Venice, Florida
    Who has the heritage breed special?
  6. Lady Lakenvelder

    Lady Lakenvelder In the Brooder

    Jul 17, 2008
    Imlay city, michigan
    Welcome!!! I hope everything goes great with your new girls.

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