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.
Twin Oaks Farm is a small privately owned farm in Broome Co. NY. producing grass fed beef, free range brown eggs, pasture raised chicken and turkey. We produce both commercial breed and heritage breed turkeys. We are a NYS Beef Quality Assurance certified producer and a participant in the GRAZE NY program. (more...)
TREASURED HAVEN FARM is a Minnesota Century Farm owned by the Johnson Family and is a diverse and multifaceted farm located in the Scenic St. Croix River Valley, an easy hour drive north from the Twin Cities Metro area. (more...)
At Together Farms we believe in sustainable farming and lovingly caring for all our animals so they can care for us. It seems the more we learn, the more we want to grow our own food. We would love for you to start on our journey with us, see where we have come from and help direct where we are going. (more...)
Located on the Ohio-Pa border, our 100 acre farm has been in the family for generations. Our heritage breeds are naturally-raised on organic pastures. The animals are fed only soy-free, organic grains (no hormones, medication or animal by-products), grown here on the farm plus all the green grass, clover and bugs they can eat. (more...)
Our Farm operation is dedicated to sustainable organic practices for producing the highest quality foods possible for you and your family. As sustainable agriculturalists we believe in preserving heritage livestock breeds and heirloom open pollinated plant stock. (more...)
We have a small homestead style farm with heritage breeds of chickens, turkeys, and ducks, as well as a spinner's flock of naturally colored sheep. Llamas and goats complete our fiber stock. We raise a wide variety of vegetables as organically as possible for our table and to sell. (more...)