Turkey Production at Home

This excerpt from Jack Widmer's 1949 book "Practical Animal Husbandry" covers breeds, feeding, brooding methods, sanitation, and other topics relevant to turkey production at home.

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These White Holland turkey hens are kept in trap nests to insure their pedigree. The attendant will write each bird's leg band number on its eggs before releasing it.
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