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Narragansett Turkeys are a cross betweenrneastern American wild turkeys and domestic turkeys. They are unique to NorthrnAmerica and are named for Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island, US. They are raised forrncommercial agriculture across the United States. They are the foundation of the turkey industryrnin New England, US, and are especially important in Rhode Island and Connecticut.rnThey are also popular in the Mid-Atlantic States and the Midwest.

Narragansett Turkeys have black, gray, tan and white feathers. Sometimes they have bars of white feathers on their wingsrndue to a genetic mutation not found outside the United States. They have arnblack beard, a horn-colored beak, and a mostly featherless head and neck whichrnrange in color from red to blueish white.

They have an excellent temperament, calmrndisposition, and good maternal instincts. They mature early, are good eggrnproducers, have excellent quality meat, and won't wander far when the freernrange. The toms weigh 22-28 pounds and hens weigh 12-16 pounds. They can runrnquickly, fly well, and prefer to roost in trees. They are good at foraging forrncrickets, grasshoppers and other insects, and can be maintained with littlernsupplemental feed. Really, these are great birds!

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