The White Midget was developed by Smyth at Massachusetts in the 1950s for the smaller turkey market. An adult tom weighs 18-20 pounds and hens about 10-12 . Midget White Heritage Turkey Similar in appearance to the Beltsville Small White and sometimes shown under the same name, the beautiful Midget White Turkeys are the smallest variety of turkey. They were developed at the University of Massachusetts in the 1950’s by Bob Smyth and are a cross between Royal Palms and Commercial Whites.
Whether you want to raise turkey for meat or you just want a new pet to keep around the farm, the team at Cackle Hatchery® is here to help. We have an excellent selection of baby turkeys for sale, including a number of great options from our turkey hatchery. Turkeys Broad Breasted Turkeys have a shipping minimum of 8 until the end of March. From April 1 and beyond, we can ship as few as 3. Heritage Turkeys have a minimum of 20 and can ship with select Broad Breasted Turkeys.
Hatchery Choice Turkeys - We will fill you order with our choice of the turkeys we offer. Although we cannot specify the breeds shipped, they will be top quality poults. Midget White Turkey - Hen weight- approx. 10-12 lbs. Tom weight-approx. 18-20 lbs. Developed in Massachusetts in the 1950s. The White Midget has survived to this day due to. Privett Hatchery is located in New Mexico. I have ordered from Privett and was very happy with my Privett chicks; they were very hardy. Privett offers turkey poults as well as a wide variety of chicks, bantams, ducklings, goslings, and Guinea keets.