Male turkey turns female

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by blackspanish, Dec 28, 2016.

  1. blackspanish

    blackspanish Just Hatched

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    So we hatched an egg that we found in the woods and turned out to be a Spanish black or Norfolk black.
    With help from this site/forum we got the temperature and humidity levels just right. And so it hatched and now 6 months old the turkey we thought was a Tom for the last 3~4 months now turns out to be laying eggs.
    Thus we have a hen with the first egg at 6 months old. Thank you for all your help to whomever posted all the right info.
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings and [​IMG]! Great to have you in our community!
     
  3. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  4. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under blackspanish [​IMG] Welcome!

    Congratulations! Love your Avatar!

    I hope you enjoy BYC. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun. Unlike non chicken loving friends, family and colleagues, BYC’ers never tire of stories or pictures that feature our feathered and non feathered friends [​IMG]
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - thanks for joining us and congrats on getting eggs!

    Best wishes
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    Cynthia12 Always Grateful Premium Member

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  7. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

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    Congrats on getting your egg to hatch!
     

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