slow-grown

narrow-ringed, close-grained, close-grown, fine-grained, slow-grown

Descriptive of wood having narrow annual rings.
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CHRISTMAS might seem a long way off but June is a busy time for seasonal turkey producers, as slow-grown birds will take around six months to mature.
"Traditional slow-grown, grass-fed beef is a wonderful product, and rearing it is wonderfully good for the environment of our hills, uplands and other grassland areas," said Mr Binns.