Tom or Hen?

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by haystack613, Sep 23, 2014.

  1. haystack613

    haystack613 Out Of The Brooder

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    How old do turkey's have to be before you start to know the gender? Because I have two bourbon red turkey chicks that 3 weeks old ans I just wanted to how long it will be before I will be see signs on weather they are a hen or tom.:fl hoping they will be tom and hen
     
  2. Book Em Danno25

    Book Em Danno25 Overrun With Chickens

    You have some real cuties there! [​IMG]
     
  3. haystack613

    haystack613 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks
     
  4. Book Em Danno25

    Book Em Danno25 Overrun With Chickens

    Do they have names?
     
  5. haystack613

    haystack613 Out Of The Brooder

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    Ginger snap and nutmeg for hens and rusty for a tom but I don't have a second name for a tom :D
     
  6. Book Em Danno25

    Book Em Danno25 Overrun With Chickens

    i like them. Never would of thought of those names. Where did you get them at?
     
  7. haystack613

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    The names or the babies ?
     
  8. Book Em Danno25

    Book Em Danno25 Overrun With Chickens

    The Babies.
     
  9. haystack613

    haystack613 Out Of The Brooder

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    Well all of the hatcheries were sold out so I found local farmer that hand raised turkeys, pheasants, and chickens! :jumpy :cd
     
  10. Book Em Danno25

    Book Em Danno25 Overrun With Chickens

    Where is the farmer located?
     

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