Turkey Unit

 


The central poultry farm Hessarghatta Bangalore adopted Turkey Farming as a diversified activity during 1997 as a small pilot unit with base population of Broad Breasted white and Broad Breasted Bronze with in the poultry unit in order to promote turkey farming in India.

The initial progress which has been achieved at this organization indicates a very bright future for turkey production through controlled breeding and management. From 1997-2004 the systematic approach of “Turkey activities” has resulted spectacular progress and create a good market with in the nation in a short period. Turkey Hatching eggs and Birds sold during last three years are 9000,13000and 9000 upto December 2004. Estimate demand for per year is about 50000. 

A market study shows that a male turkey sold at 24 weeks of age weighing 10 to 12 kg with expenditure of Rs 400 to 450 will give a profit of  Rs 500 to 600. Likewise a female will give a profit of Rs300to 400 in a span of 24 weeks time. Besides, the turkey can be reared in scavenging and semi –scavenging conditions also

II. TURKEY STOCKS AVAILABLE:  (MEAT TYPE):-

1.   Broad Breasted Large Bronze

2. Broad Breasted Large White
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