The Slate or Blue Slate variety is named for its color, which is solid to ashy blue over the entire body, with or without a few black flecks. It is also called the Blue or Lavender turkey. The Standard weight for a young tom is 23 pounds and 14 pounds for a young hen. Since, however, the Slate has not been selected for production attributes, including weight gain, in years, many birds may be smaller than the standard. Careful selection for good health, ability to mate naturally, and production attributes will return this variety to its former stature.
We are a small family farm in South Texas. We run a pasture based operation, raising animals as they were meant to live, and feeding them only the things they are made to eat. We don't use chemicals on our land, or antibiotics in feed, either. We have tried to focus on heritage breeds and dual purpose breeds to preserve them. (more...)
TURKEY DEPOSITS FOR THANKSGIVING AND CHRISTMAS HERE NOW DUE BY AUG 1ST, Price $50.00 For Med and Large only small sold out. Price per lb is $5.50 all natural, no antibiotics, no hormones, Not fed SOY so NO SOY WHAT SO EVER. FIRST TIME EVER THANKSGIVING AND CHRISTMAS GOOSE DEPOSITS ARE HERE NOW DUE BY AUG 1ST, Price $20.00 For Med and Large. (more...)
We are a family owned farm. We concentrate on sustainable farming practices. We feed no prophylactic antiobiotics and no growth hormones. Our feed ingredients are all natural, NO ANIMAL BI-PRODUCTS. Our animals have access to pastures at all times. We have heritage breeds of turkeys available seasonally (Thanksgiving and Christmas). (more...)
Green Button Farm is a sustainable family farm that meets the unsatiated need for quality produce and pastured raised poultry and beef in Durham, NC. (more...)
All of our products are raised/grown naturally, without the use of pesticides, herbicides, chemical fertilizers, antibiotics, or growth hormones! Since 2002 we have been a pasture based farm in Chautauqua County, New York. We seasonally raise poultry, including broiler chickens and turkeys on pasture. (more...)
Ginni Ridge Farm is a family owned and operated farm located in the community of Rosewood Kentucky. We are commited to raising our vegetables, fruits and livestock the natural way. We raise free range heritage breed chickens for eggs. Our cornish cross chickens and heritage turkeys are raised on pasture. (more...)