Threshing Barn Fodders

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Fodders, Threshing Barn


the waste products of grain crop harvesting—straw, chaff, and dry corn cobs. The fodders belong to the coarse fodder group, which is distinguished by low nutritive value and high cellulose content. They are used in small quantities as bulk fodder for ruminants.

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