Amy and Debbie raise Standard White, and Ridley Bronze turkeys. Both breeds grow at a normal to slow pace - contrary to Commercial White Turkeys that are bred to grow at an unnatural pace. Standard Whites and Ridley Bronze are both able to lay eggs and breed as normal, whereas Commerical Whites cannot - due to their large size.
These birds range between thirteen to sixteen pounds.
Fox Poultry is run by Debbie and Amy up in Erin, Ontario. They have a small flock of Geese, Chickens, Ducks, and Turkey on 10 acres of land. Their flock has a range of predator-protected land that they can roam freely, as well, Debbie and Amy walk their flock to the pond outside of the fenced land every day. The birds are rasied without the use of hormones or antibiotics and are fed a certified organic feed in addition to the bugs and seeds they forage outdoors. The ducks also get special treats in the different seasons: watermelon is a summertime favourite, and pumpkin in the Fall gets them quacking!
They've chosen to raise a few different breeds of poultry, and are able to get their geese and ducks from a local breeder who is located quite close to them.
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