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forage

[fär·ij]
(agriculture)
A vegetable food for domestic animals.
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In addition to increasing forage production, seeding desirable forages may also suppress or prevent weed invasions.
Keywords: Nutrient composition, In vitro digestion, Methane production, Harvest maturity, Tropical forages.
The lab calculated each sample s relative forage quality (RFQ) score, which takes into account the amount of digestible nutrients in the hay as well as other factors.
Whether you own one cow, goat, sheep, horse, donkey, llama or alpaca, or you own several hundred, you know that forages are the foundation of their nutrition and health.
UKPRwire, Tue Jun 16 2015] According to the report, global forage seed market is valued at USD 10,789.
Thus there is a good prospect of APSIM to be used as a tool to screen forage options that can supply grazeable forages for a large herd (400 to 800 cows) throughout the year in an automatic milking system (AMS) dairy.
Quatre nouveaux forages destines a ameliorer l'approvisionnement en eau potable (AEP) de plusieurs villages de la wilaya d'Oum El Bouaghi, seront receptionnes [beaucoup moins que] fin avril prochain [beaucoup plus grand que], a indique, hier un cadre de la direction des ressources en eau.
The consumption and demand for milk is higher in urban areas than in rural areas but its production cost is lower in the countryside due to improvements in communication systems huge quantities are transported from rural areas as well as forages to urban areas daily.
Auparavant, le NIDC avait realise des projets de forage au Turkmenistan et a fourni des services techniques, pour les puits de cimentation en Libye et la gestion des forages en mer du Nord.
The main purpose of the present investigation was to examine if heavy metal and metalloid toxicity had occurred in grazing livestock fed with forages irrigated with sewage water.
Evaluation of cereal- Legume intercropping forages for small holder dairy production in Zimbabwe.