Parameters in turkey farming

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Every livestock farmer needs to know the parameters of his or here flocks.

In this post, i will tell you the parameters in the turkey farming.

Below are some tips you need to know about turkey farming.

DescriptionsAges/gms/kgMaleFemale
Male – female ratio1:5
Average egg weight65gms
Average day old weight50gms
Age at sexual maturity30 weeks
Average number of eggs80-100
Incubation period28 days
Average body weight20 weeks7-84.5-5
Egg production period24 weeks
Marketable age14-15 weeks17-18 weeks
Marketable weight7.5kg5.5kg
Food efficiency2.7-2.8kg
Average feed consumption up to marketable age24-26kg17-19kg
Mortality during brooding3-4%

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