Silver Auburn Turkeys

A Silver Auburn tom turkey
Photo courtesy of Phil Sponenberg of the American Livestock Breeds Conservancy

Following text with permission from
"1998 SPPA Turkey Census Report"
by Paula Johnson

This turkey looks just like the Auburn only a lighter or "bleached out" version. Just 11 hens and 8 toms were found; thus they make up less than 1% of the total Historical turkey population. More breeders are needed!


A Silver Auburn hen
Photo courtesy of Phil Sponenberg of the American Livestock Breeds Conservancy

"Grizzly," a Silver Auburn tom
Photos courtesy of Theresa Hahn

Silver Auburn toms
Photo courtesy of Phil Sponenberg of the American Livestock Breeds Conservancy


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