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fodder

feed for herbivorous animals, usually used to describe dried leafy material such as hay. See also forage.

fodder beet
a root crop grown solely as a source of feed for cattle, possibly sheep. Lactic acidosis, oxalate andnitrite poisoning are all possible with fodder beet feeding. See also betavulgaris, carbohydrate engorgement.
fodder crop
crops being grown for hay, e.g. oats, barley, wheat. Can also be used for grazing and may cause hypomagnesemia or nitrite poisoning. The group of diseases is known as cereal crop poisoning.
fodder poisoning
an all-embracing term used with reference to sickness occurring in animals being fed hay which is often moldy or damaged in some way. See also mycotoxicosis.
fodder radish
see raphanussativus.
fodder sorghum
sorghumbicolor.
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They will be available at cheaper cost and provide means to import substitute for fodder seeds which currently around 25,000 tons is costing huge foreign exchange.
The dhow was built in 1993 and it was carrying fodder from Bushehr Port in Iran to Doha.
For fodder crop one sack of Diammonium phosphate (DAP), half sack of Urea and one sack of Potassium Sulphate should be used on per acre of land.
70 crore from Chaibasa treasury in 1994- 95 in the fodder scam.
This is the first time in the country that the immovable property of the fodder scam accused has been auctioned," Income Tax commissioner Prashant Bhushan told the media on Saturday.
Army has also constructed sheds in IDPs camp Bakakhel Bannu in order to protect animals from heat and rain where they are provided all the facilities which are necessary for their life including fodder, water and sanitary requirements.
Today, there are 200 thousand tons of fodder crops in reserves of the country, the Minister said on August 12 at the press conference in Bishkek and promised the country wouldn't face problems with feed production.
The Government's latest measure for VAT reduction from 18 to 5 percent for fodder, fodder additives, as well as livestock will provide for great support to the Macedonian agriculture.
Mr Rees said he had been in contact with Somerset Levels agricultural flood recovery co-ordinator Abigail Vickery who had told him the fodder they had already received from West Wales farmers "has been a lifeline for them and has helped keep the fodder bank full".
To show their gratitude and to return the kind gesture many Welsh farmers have already sent fodder and other supplies.
Lalu, another former Bihar Chief Minister Jagannath Mishra and 43 others were on September 30, convicted by a special CBI court in the fodder scam case involving fraudulent withdrawal of 37.
Earlier this week, Yadav was convicted by the court for misappropriating millions of dollars worth funds which were meant to buy cattle fodder while he was Chief Minister of Bihar state in the mid-1990s.