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NARRAGANSETT

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COUNTRY OF ORIGIN:  America

CATEGORY:  Turkey

 

CLASSIFICATION

CODE

MASSES

BREED CODE

RING SIZES

Heavy

 

 

718

 

Old Turkey Tom

42

11kg to 18kg

 

F – G

Old Turkey Hen

44

8kg to 12kg

 

E – F

Young Turkey Stag

46

8kg to 12kg

 

F – G

Young Turkey Hen

48

5kg to 10kg

 

E – F

 

The Narragansett is a very old variety that originated in North America. It is coulered somewhat like a Bronze Turkey, but where the Bronze has coppery coulering the Narragansett has steely grey clouring. It is known for good meat quality, broodiness and calm disposition.

 

 

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