Thinking Turkey

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by dotknott, May 5, 2016.

  1. dotknott

    dotknott Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello All!

    I'm not new to keeping poultry, but I've never done turkeys before. I was considering hatching out some Narragansetts as there's a local keeper selling eggs. (Haven't decided, but I'm SERIOUSLY considering it.)

    I was hoping you folks might be able to point my in the direction of a turkey primer. What do I need to consider when planning housing? How long from hatch to processing? Having only ever hatched out ducks is there anything particular to hatching turkeys? What do I need to be aware of ahead of time concerning common dietary issues?

    Thanks in advance!
     
  2. dotknott

    dotknott Chillin' With My Peeps

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