How much is a turkey chick?
Also question is, how much does a full grown turkey cost?
While the average price a farmer gets for a turkey is between $1.01 per pound and $1.05 per pound, it's not hard to find retailers offering turkeys for $. 69 per pound. 4. US consumers are used to cheap turkey around the holidays.
Beside above, how do you train a turkey chick?
- Before you get turkeys, ask yourself if turkeys are right for you.
- Buy a tom and a hen.
- Feed and water your birds every day and check frequently to be sure both containers are full.
- Let mature birds run around outside together.
- Leave your hens alone when they are laying.
For an average tom, you will feed him approximately 100 pounds of feed, and for a hen, 60 pounds. Adult turkeys will eat as much as fifty percent of their intake from pasture or range grass.