Less than 24 hours after we noticed the first crack in the first egg, here’s the little turkey, y’all!!!! It looks like a wet little rat! It just needs a little while to dry off and fluff up. More to … Continue reading and then there was one!
…three more days. Eight possible turkey chicks… Continue reading lockdown!
Seven more days. We’re either going to fail miserably, or there’s gonna be a few (or hopefully more) turkey chicks peeping through their shells in seven days. I candled them this morning to see what was going on in there. … Continue reading hatching soon in an incubator near you
Merrill Family Farm is pleased to announce our new arrival/project. We’re incubating turkey eggs!!! A friend (thank you, Meredith!!) provided us a total of 27 (hopefully) fertilized turkey eggs, and since we’ve got a borrowed incubator (thank you, Alan), we’re … Continue reading 28 days to turkey