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asked in category: General Last Updated: 4th March, 2020

What is the biggest turkey ever killed?

As reported by multiple sources, David Cody Guess has killed one big turkey. The National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) has officially confirmed the spring gobbler's weight at 37.6 pounds. Shot April 21, 2015 on his Lyon County family farm, it's the heaviest turkey ever registered.

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Also to know is, what is the largest turkey on record?

The heaviest turkey ever recorded was living large at 86 pounds for a stag named Tyson. The giant gobbler was reared by Philip Cook of Leacroft Turkeys Ltd, in Peterborough, United Kingdom, and won the “Heaviest Turkey” competition in London in 1989. It has held the record ever since.

Similarly, how tall is the tallest Turkey? Sultan Kösen (born 10 December 1982) is a Turkish man who holds the Guinness World Record for tallest living male at 251 centimetres (8 ft 2.82 in).

Also Know, what is the largest species of wild turkey?

The Gould's turkey is a bird of the mountainous areas of this region. It is the largest of the five subspecies and resembles the Merriam's turkey. They have longer legs, larger feet, and larger center tail feathers than any of the other wild turkey subspecies in North America.

What is a good turkey score?

An example is a 20lb. bird with a 10" beard and 1" spurs would score 60 points. In my area that is a decent bird and anything that scores above say 65 is a good one.

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