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#13071991 - 08/20/18 Turkey Poults in the Yard  
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I was taking a nap Saturday afternoon, and heard a noise. There was a hen peaking in the windows, and when I rolled over, she spooked. There are two videos of the results here:

Hens and Poults in the Yard


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#13072752 - 08/20/18 Re: Turkey Poults in the Yard [Re: shaman]  
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Me too ! Got Mama Turkey and three youngsters in my yard almost everyday. E

#13074183 - 08/21/18 Re: Turkey Poults in the Yard [Re: shaman]  
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Dad had 2 hens with 15-20 in the backyard last week. Half little bigger than a chicken other half a little smaller.


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#13141996 - 09/19/18 Re: Turkey Poults in the Yard [Re: shaman]  
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How many babies do hens generally raise?


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#13170870 - 10/01/18 Re: Turkey Poults in the Yard [Re: shaman]  
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I've seen a maximum of 9 from one hen. However, I'd say around us, 3-5 surviving to their first moult is about normal.


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