Turkey setting

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by mumofsix, Apr 24, 2019.

  1. mumofsix

    mumofsix Songster

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    I was gave a hen Turkey the only Turkey the folks had . She has now laid 4 eggs how long should I let her set before I buy eggs that will hatch.She has been on these eggs all day :she's about 3 years old and as far as I know has Not been with other Turkey's.Thanks
     
  2. R2elk

    R2elk Free Ranger

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    I would give her a week to make sure she is broody. At that time you could candle her eggs to make sure they aren't fertile.
     
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  3. mumofsix

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    Thanks this is the first time I've had a Turkey
     
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