what age do you process turkey?

Discussion in 'Meat Birds ETC' started by AtRendeAcres, Sep 5, 2008.

  1. AtRendeAcres

    AtRendeAcres Songster

    May 23, 2007
    Clarion County
    my first time doing turkey

    at what age do you process them?
  2. sandspoultry

    sandspoultry Everybody loves a Turkey

    Feb 10, 2008
    Eastern NC
    It depends on the breed of turkey, the broad breasted types can be ready in about 5 months, heritage breeds 7 to 9 months.

    Steve in NC

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by: