Short, Wendy
December 2006
Farmers Weekly;12/15/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 24, p29
Trade Publication
The article provides insights on the market for and managing local and regional Christmas turkeys in the Great Britain. Jeremy Blackburn of the British Poultry Council cites the importance of conducting market research before entering the market. A brooder lamp is needed by young turkeys for the first four to five weeks. Blackburn emphasises that farmers need not compete with supermarkets in terms of prices.


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