Porter's Assortment

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by Stacykins, Aug 17, 2014.

  1. Stacykins

    Stacykins Overrun With Chickens

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    Through the search feature I haven't found testimonials on anyone who has ordered assorted turkeys from Porter's Rare Heritage Turkeys. They're offering end of season assortments quite inexpensively. I'd keep a few of the poults and sell the rest locally, since I know a few folks who would be interested in turkeys this late in the year, too.

    Were you pleased with your assortment? It says on their website that they will send a list of what is included in the box. Did you find they actually included that list? I'd rather know than play the guessing game! Obviously they could send anything, so I know not to expect any breed in particular. But I would love a variety.
     
  2. Hounds51

    Hounds51 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes it would be nice to know what turkeys they would have in the assortment pool.
    If you contact them, let us know what thier assortment pool is.
     
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  4. Stacykins

    Stacykins Overrun With Chickens

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    Well, I went for it, just in the nick of time. Porter's is no longer accepting orders for the rest of the year.
     
  5. Hounds51

    Hounds51 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Let us know how you made out, would be interesting
     
  6. Stacykins

    Stacykins Overrun With Chickens

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    My poults were shipped today, I can't wait to see what arrives!
     
  7. Arielle

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    Hope they arrived safely. I purchased from Porters 2 years ago and got several types and all were marked and included a sheet with the color codes on the heads of the poults.

    Good luck!!
     
  8. JoePa

    JoePa Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Eventually I will be ordering some midget white turkeys through the mail - how are these orders handled - are they shipped through the post office or how - after being shipped I image they are pretty well stressed out and weak - what do you have to do when you get them - are some expected to die because of being shipped - thanks for any responses - Joe
     
  9. Stacykins

    Stacykins Overrun With Chickens

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    Well, for me nine out of fourteen that arrived are now dead due to flip over syndrome.
     
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