Published on November 26, 2007
WHERE’S THE LOVE GONE?: WHERE’S THE LOVE GONE? Genetic Selection: Genetic Selection The top traits which have been genetically selected commercially in toms have been: Growth Reproductive Efficiency Slide4: Check out those breasts! Slide5: Here Turkey, Turkey, Turkey! Slide6: XXX starring “Tom” Diggler Slide7: Collection of semen Artificial Insemination: Artificial Insemination Other Problems Associated with Larger Body Size: Other Problems Associated with Larger Body Size Leg and hip problems Cardiovascular system is strained Slide11: How much more “improvement” can the turkeys endure before their bodies physiologically crash?