Margaret Mahaney Talks About Turkeys
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Margaret Mahaney Talks About Turkeys

By Margaret Mahaney
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Table of Contents
  • MARGARET MAHANEY Talks About Turkeys
  • INTRODUCTION By Philip R. Park
  • TABLE OF CONTENTS
  • FULL-PAGE ILLUSTRATIONS
  • A LETTER TO MY READERS
  • FACTS ABOUT TURKEY RAISING
    • BREEDING
  • BRIEF OUTLINE OF MY METHOD OF RAISING TURKEYS
    • THROWING THE RED
  • BREEDING
    • SELECTION AND TREATMENT OF BREEDING STOCK
    • RULES FOR THE SELECTION OF STOCK
    • KIND OF HENS TO SELECT
    • NUMBER OF FEMALES TO ONE MALE
    • CARE TO BE GIVEN BREEDING STOCK
    • MATING
    • FEEDING DURING BREEDING SEASON
    • NESTS AND NESTING.
    • HATCHING
    • FIRST FEED
    • AVOID VERMIN
    • THE SETTING OF THE TURKEY HEN
  • THE THROWING OF THE RED AND YOUNG TURKEYS
  • INVESTIGATION OF DISEASES
  • BLACKHEAD
    • MY FIRST SUCCESSFUL FIGHT AGAINST BLACKHEAD
    • TO DETECT BLACKHEAD
    • TREATMENT OF FULL GROWN TURKEYS
    • BLACKHEAD IN YOUNG TURKEYS
    • STARTS WITH A COMMON COLD
    • Treatment of a Common Cold.
  • COMMON DISEASES
    • RHEUMATISM
    • “ROTTEN CROP” SOMETIMES MISTAKEN FOR BLACKHEAD
    • COLD—CATARRH—COUGH—BRONCHITIS
    • ROUP
    • CONSUMPTION OF THE THROAT
    • CONSUMPTION OF THE LUNGS
    • SWOLLEN HEADS
    • SORE EYES AND HEAD
    • CONSTIPATION IN TURKEYS
    • DIARRHEA
    • Diarrhea in Little Turkeys
    • GAPES
    • TAPE WORM
    • PERITONITIS
  • THE BRONZE TURKEY
    • THE ORGANS AND SIZE
    • COLORING
    • SELECTION OF BREEDING STOCK
    • MARKETING
    • DRESSING
    • SHIPPING
  • Transcriber's Note
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