Is my tom gonna be old enough to breed the hens

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by jperk, Sep 5, 2013.

  1. jperk

    jperk New Egg

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    Just wandering will my tom born in may be old enough to breed the hens this spring or do I need to purchase a older gobbler, Thanks I tried searching n couldn't find anything, What a great site glad I found it.
     
  2. hdmax

    hdmax Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes, from the research I've done, the spring after they hatch (Or about one year of age both the toms, and hens reach reproductive age!)
    But I am sure the first few months may be hit or miss as they mature.
     
  3. jperk

    jperk New Egg

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    ok thanks
     

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