Brooding one species of bird by anotherâ€”a chicken by a turkey, for exampleâ€”is possible, though you need to be mindful and success isn’t guaranteed.
Holidays and special dinners are just better with homegrown turkey on the table, but keep these things in mind when considering getting heritage turkeys of your own.
Carol Gentile of Gentile Acres tells us how the COVID-19 pandemic prompted her family to start on a path towards turkeys and self-sufficiency.
Engineered to provide constant barn temperatures for commercially produced turkeys, a geothermal system prototype might also be scaled to fit other livestock operations.
Now that youâ€™ve hopefully had time to finish your Thanksgiving turkey leftovers (our turkey soup was fabulous, by the way), I thought it might be OK to share a few last pics of my turkeys taken before they were â€¦ well â€¦ you know.