Breeding turkeys is profitable. The increase in meat in farm birds is significantly higher compared to animals. Especially when it comes to turkeys, which lead a calm lifestyle and do not spend a lot of energy, as chickens. With a feed cost of 3 kg per turkey, the meat gain is 1 kg. For comparison, pigs need 7 kg of feed to get 1 kg of meat. For these reasons, poultry farming today is in the category of super-profitable business.
Turkey meat is in great demand. This meat is not inferior to chicken according to its characteristics. The most difficult step in breeding turkeys is nursing the chicks until the 1st month. And then these birds are not whimsical in content to eat a variety of feed types. These large birds give not only a lot of meat, but also fluff, feathers, litter for fertilizer. Next, we consider in more detail the advantages and disadvantages of a business idea for breeding turkeys at home. Continue reading