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Turkey hatchery numbers fall sharply

Turkey hatchery numbers dropped during June. The USDA says there were 22.798 million turkey eggs in incubation at the start of July, a decrease of 15% on the year, partially due to producers trying to improve their bottom lines and the discovery of Highly... Read More.

May turkey hatchery numbers fall

Turkey hatchery numbers for May were down sharply on the year as producers continue their efforts to improve profitability. The USDA says the number of eggs in incubation at the start of June fell 16% from last year to 23 million, while the number... Read More.

Turkey hatchery numbers fall in February

The USDA says turkey hatchery numbers declined in February. That’s in line with USDA expectations for lower production in 2024 due to slower demand and producers trying to improve prices. There were 25.043 million turkey eggs in incubation at the start of March, down... Read More.

January turkey hatchery numbers down on year

Turkey hatchery numbers fell in January, in-line with USDA expectations because of slow demand and the fallout from Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza. Poults hatched in January 2024 were 21.633 million head, a little bit less than in December and 8% below January 2023, with... Read More.

Thursday’s Turkey Creek Senior Men’s Golf Scores

By: Grant Barrett, Ad Astra Radio McPHERSON, Kan. - Turkey Creek’s Senior Men’s Golf featured 46 golfers on Thursday, June 8. The team of Dave Cornett, Dennis Everhart, George Edmonson, and Les Hargadine emerged as the winners of the Championship Flight, with a... Read More.