Timing of breeding and egg laying

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by entropy, Feb 18, 2012.

  1. entropy

    entropy Out Of The Brooder

    How long after breeding will a turkey hen lay eggs from the same tom? I have a flock of both royal palms and blue slates that free range and I wanted to seperate them for breeding. However, they have already started breeding with each other and I wanted to try and hatch the pure breeds.
    N. CA[​IMG]
  2. WVstruttin

    WVstruttin Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 9, 2012
    I was wondering the same thing. maybe someone will chime in and let us know.
  3. pawtraitart

    pawtraitart Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 30, 2007
    Separate them now if you want pure chicks. I always wait 4 weeks after changing toms before I trust that the eggs are fertilized by the tom I want to use.

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