This is a place where we will be providing information on Turkeys. There are many varieties and we will try to cover them all. The Heritage Breed is the only one recognized by the APA. We will follow this breed most of the time in our articles.
Bourbon Red Turkey ~ “Heritage Breed”
These Bourbon Red Turkey get their name from Bourbon County Kentucky and their red plumage. The beautiful red plumage is one asset what sets this bird apart from others. This breed has in the past been known as, Kentucky Reds and Bourbon Butternuts. These beautiful Turkeys originated in Kentucky and Pennsylvania! They are a cross between the Buff Standard Bronze and the White Holland Turkeys. [Read more…]