Turkey is laying on her eggs. What do I do when they hatch?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by kellyann996, Apr 2, 2015.

  1. kellyann996

    kellyann996 New Egg

    Apr 2, 2015
    I have a male and female turkey that I let mate and lay eggs. She is laying on her eggs, but I'm not sure what I should do once they hatch. Should I pull them as soon as they hatch and get them in a brooder, or should I let the momma take care of the babies? I have never let any of my chickens or turkeys lay on their eggs, so this is new territory for me!

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