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---- Merrie Perron <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> We have a couple of groups that visit almost daily. One group of 4-5 males
> and another mixed group of around 15. They devour the black oil sunflower
> seed we put out. My one suggestion if you do put out feed, is to put it in
> an area you don't mind being torn up, because they do an awful lot of
> scratching! Come spring (or the warm spells) it will be a muddy mess!
> Today a couple of younger ones were chasing another small one all throughout
> the big group. In and out, and all around, it was really strange. It even
> provoked two of the bigger males to puff themselves up and fan out their
> tails as if it was springtime. We never did figure out what was going on.
> Merrie Perron
> North Ferrisburgh
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Vermont Birds [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Lee Allaben -
> Century21 Advantage
> Sent: Saturday, January 07, 2006 10:44 AM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: [VTBIRD] Turkeys
> I just had 7 turkeys walk under my feeders right next to my deck. One jumped
> up into a crab apple tree and ate the old apples. What is a good food to put
> out for them?
> Lee Allaben
> S. Burlington