NOT To Feed 


In order for turkeys to thrive in a backyard environment, they need to be fed food that meets their nutritional needs. Some things that are okay for humans to eat should never be fed to turkeys, no matter what.

Turkeys on average grow much larger than a typical chicken and they require far more protein and supplements than their counterparts.

Understanding the Nutritional Needs of Turkeys

Foods You Should Never Feed to Turkeys

Low-quality chicken feed Other Livestock Feeds Dried/Raw Beans Avocados Fruit Pits and Seeds

Tomato and Eggplant Leaves

They are both members of the nightshade family and can be toxic for poultry, including turkeys. 

Processed Food

Dairy Foods