Setting Turkey hen Question

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by Wyo Chick, May 5, 2009.

  1. Wyo Chick

    Wyo Chick Songster

    will the turkey hen know when to get off the eggs if they don't hatch? Never had a setting hen, obviously!
  2. SueNH

    SueNH Songster

    Feb 24, 2007
    I've had to take the eggs away every time. They will sit until they are skin and bones. I usually give it an extra week unless my memory or timing was off.

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