Can you hatch wild turkey eggs?

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Lindsey Reynolds asked a question: Can you hatch wild turkey eggs?
Asked By: Lindsey Reynolds
Date created: Thu, Apr 8, 2021 6:38 AM
Date updated: Mon, Jan 17, 2022 9:28 PM

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❔ Can you hatch wild turkey eggs then release them?

yes u can but u need an incubator and you need to do exactly what turkey mothers do or else all the eggs wont hatch and they will die yes u can but u need an incubator and you need to do exactly what turkey mothers do or else all the eggs wont hatch and they will die

❔ How long do wild turkey eggs take to hatch?

Normally, they take 28-30 days to hatch.

❔ Can chicken hatch turkey eggs?

How many days does it take a turkey egg to hatch?

  • Turkey eggs take approximately 28 days to hatch (stop turning them on day 25 of incubation). With the number of incubators available to use, it’s best to start with the instructions for your incubator and make adjustments as necessary.

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yea i guess if they are kept warm and are put under the right circumstances yes you can hatch wild turkey eggs but they must be kept at a constant temperature of 99 degrees and for at least 28 days so if you are planning on it you definitely need a incubator. also it is illegal in most states to remove or have wild turkeys or turkey eggs so check your state laws before you try this or you could be in for some very costly problems

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Are turkey eggs hard to hatch in a incubator?

No. It't the same as hatching chicken eggs.

How do you hatch turkey eggs without an incubator?

There are a few ways that you can hatch turkey eggs without an incubator. One way is to set them out in the sunlight.

How long do brush turkey eggs take to hatch?

The young brush turkeys hatch after about seven weeks, fully feathered and able to run and fend for themselves. They dig their way through the layers of the mound and into the open air and they are able to fly just a few hours after hatching.

How long does it take to hatch turkey eggs?

about 28 days or 15 million years if its a golden one 8-)

How many eggs does a wild turkey lay?
  • The number of eggs laid by wild turkeys is different from the eggs of domestic turkeys. Wild hens can lay 8 to 15 eggs in spring every year. If she incubates them she would not lay eggs until next spring. However domestic turkeys can lay 4 to 17 eggs.
What are the color of wild turkey eggs?

The color of the wild turkey's eggs are white! i dont know where you got that info but i raise turkeys and the only breed i have ever seen lay a white egg is the large white commercial breeds that you buy in the store. all the wild and heritage breeds lay brownish or tan eggs with dark specks all over them.

What should the temperature for wild turkey eggs?

99 or 99.5

What is the difference in appearance of wild turkey eggs from domestic turkey eggs?

it just depends on the breed of turkey. most turkeys lay lite to dark tan eggs with specks of brown on them for camoflauge. now the large whiter domestic breeds like you buy in the store usually lay white eggs.

How big are the eggs of a wild turkey?
  • Clutch Size: 4-17 eggs Number of Broods: 1 brood Egg Length: 1.9-2.7 in (4.9-6.9 cm) Egg Width: 1.6-1.9 in (4.1-4.7 cm) Incubation Period: 25-31 days 3 more rows ...
How many eggs does a wild hen turkey lay?

ask jimmy... we love jimmy

How long does it take to hatch royal palm turkey eggs?

It takes 28 days for royal palms to hatch.

How long does it take for a wild turkey egg to hatch?

Once all the eggs have been laid, the hen will incubate them, day and night, for about 28 days. Incubation is interrupted only for an occasional mid-day snack of protein-rich insects.

What should you do if you find wild turkey eggs?

If you have not touched them leave them there If you have touched them take them for breakfast

How long does a turkey sit on her eggs before they hatch?

The hen will only leave for a short period to feed and may remain on the nest for several consecutive days. Eggs will be incubated for 26-28 days. The hen sits quietly and moves about once an hour to turn and reposition the eggs.

What if your turkey had 4 eggs without mating will it hatch?

unless the eggs were fertilized, they will not hatch.

Wild turkey facts?

Wild turkeys are native to North America and can live between 3 to 5 years. There are five distinct subspecies and Hawaii and Alaska are the only two states that do not have an extensive population of wild turkey.

How long can wild turkey eggs be left without a turkey sitting on them?

Depending on where you keep the egg because they may wrotting but most turkeys lye on thier eggs immediately the finish laying the eggs

Why is the wild turkey called the wild turkey?

because they live in the wild

How many eggs can a female wild turkey lay at one time?

One at a time. But about a dozen in a sitting.

Are wild turkey endangered?

No. The wild turkey sub species are all doing well, not in trouble at all.