Wishard Bronze Turkey Eggs

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by Soaring Chicks, Mar 7, 2011.

  1. Soaring Chicks

    Soaring Chicks Soaring Hawks Farm

    Jan 3, 2010
    Ok I need some help with pricing poults.
    I have just got the eggs and the news has spread and I have people lining up wanting the extra poults if or when they hatch.
    What is a good fair price?
    Every where I have looked hatcheries and breeders they run around $10.00 and up.
  2. draftiemama

    draftiemama Songster

    Mar 31, 2008
    I just won an auction for Wishard Bronze Turkey eggs.

    Yippiee ki yay![​IMG]
  3. Soaring Chicks

    Soaring Chicks Soaring Hawks Farm

    Jan 3, 2010
    Good for you.
    Hope you enjoy them as much I will mine.
  4. foulweather

    foulweather In the Brooder

    Hello All,
    I have noticed that there has not been any entries here since 2011 so hope there are people out there that are having success getting and keeping the Wishard Strain Unimproved Bronzes.
    I used to buy them to eat from "Thundering Hooves farm" until they sold their stock. The new company "Blue Valley Meats" now distributes poultry from the Nash farm but I don't know about availability of poults from them. I am going to see if I can get in touch with them since I live here in Washington I could just go pick some up.
  5. hillbillyfarmer

    hillbillyfarmer In the Brooder

    Jul 9, 2010
    I too am interested in this strain.
  6. ButchGood

    ButchGood Songster

    Mar 14, 2012
    Central Texas
    Im also going after the unimproved bronze. I realy enjoyed raising the BBB, but I want to breed my own turkeys. The only place in the U.S. that I have found is Wish poultry.
    Here is the contact information. For information on purchasing unimproved Bronze turkeys, contact Wish Poultry, Box 362, Prairie City, OR 97869, telephone 541-820-3509. Other sources can be found in the ALBC Breeders Directory. Ill be contacting these folks this winter for an early spring order.
  7. foulweather

    foulweather In the Brooder

    Thanks for the contact info. I will check them out.
  8. Snowypinesridge

    Snowypinesridge In the Brooder

    Sep 24, 2012
    Newport, WA
    My Coop
    There were some guys in Sumpter and Burns Oregon that took on quite a few of these birds....While we were living in Oregon we were going to get some but never got around to it. Good luck!

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