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question on breeding

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by bigdawg, Sep 11, 2010.

  1. bigdawg

    bigdawg AA Poultry

    Jun 28, 2009
    middle tenn
    if i breed a royal palm tom to a bronze hen will that cross make a spanish blk trukey? thanks
  2. OmaBird

    OmaBird Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 10, 2010
    CA High Desert
    Quote:No. The royal palm is blackwing bronze based. Black is dominate over bronze and blackwing bronze in that order. But there is no black in your cross. Bronze would be dominate in your cross. You also have a nargie gene (dilutes and is sexlinked) and a grey gene from the royal palm.
  3. bigdawg

    bigdawg AA Poultry

    Jun 28, 2009
    middle tenn
    thats what someone told me. thanks for setting me straight.

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