They reach full maturity after another 5 months. I've been fortunate to raise a variety of heritage breed turkeys Narragansett, Spanish Black, Royal Palm and the Standard Bronze , some of which have paired, mated and hatched clutches of their own chicks. Description Midget White Turkey Poults for Sale at Red Feather Farm We are happy to offer you one of the best heritage breed turkeys available for the small farmer and homesteader alike! Midget White turkeys, are they for your farm? The variety was developed from a cross of a commercial Broad Breasted White turkey and an exhibition Royal Palm. Midget Whites are the smallest breed of turkey.
Midget Whites are a breed of domestic turkeys named for their white plumage and small size. The midget white and the Beltsville white another small breed of turkey are very different. Thanks to their small carcass, cleaning Midget White turkeys is easy and quick. All About Midget White Turkeys.
Much to his surprise, Dr. It was developed to meet an anticipated demand for a small version of the broad breasted turkey. Birds easily become pets. The White Midget was developed by Smyth at Massachusetts in the s for the smaller turkey market. It has the characteristics we look for in all of our livestock breeds: He takes the best individual birds - the perfect Midget Whites - and breeds them using very selective criteria for body type, temperament, hardiness and meat quality.