Origin, economic and morphological characteristics
French-Belgian breed with an intense red tint.
Often there are individuals with almost white primary remiges (preferred if red). The beak is often very dark almost black and fades at the tip in the horn color.
It is a breed very similar to the US Selection Buff.
- Male 10 kg
- Female 6-7 kg
Ardennes red turkey (photo HenriDavel)
Ardennes red turkey (photo www4.ac-nancy-metz.fr)