A Beginner's Guide to raising Turkeys - Raising Turkeys in Your Backyard for Pleasure and Profit Table of Contents Raising Turkeys in Your Backyard for Pleasure and Profit Introduction Turkey Varieties How to Choose the Best Turkeys for Breeding Egg Production Incubation of Turkey Eggs How to Test Turkey Eggs Natural Incubation. Housing Your Birds Span Roof Lean to Roosts Some Tips Ranging Baby Turkeys Containers for Food Feeding Your Turkeys Fattening Your Turkey Chicks Growers Mash How to Prepare a Turkey For Table Smoked Turkey Conclusion Author Bio Introduction Did you know that turkeys are native to the New World- i.
Excerpt from Turkey Raising For the past twenty years there has been a general and more or less steady decrease in turkey production. And this in spite of the fact that no other branch of livestock returns as great a profit for the money invested and the equipment required. Recently, however, there has been a considerable awakening of interest in turkey raising and a growing demand for detailed information regarding this industry.
This great book gives valuable facts, it tells you what you need to know about Heritage Turkeys, from raising turkeys in your backyard to farming them for a profit. Learn about the different species including the beautiful Bourbon red, Narragansett, Bronze etc, information on naturally mating, hatching, breeding, feeding, caring, longevity, free range heritage turkey farm, recipes, raising turkeys for meat, for eggs and feathers, ideal temperatures for heritage turkeys.