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feed

(fēd)
v. fed (fĕd), feeding, feeds
v.tr.
1.
a. To give food to; supply with nourishment: feed the children.
b. To provide as food or nourishment: fed fish to the cat.
2.
a. To serve as food for: The turkey is large enough to feed a dozen.
b. To produce food for: The valley feeds an entire county.
v.intr.
1. To eat. Used of animals: pigs feeding at a trough.
2. To be nourished or supported: an ego that feeds on flattery.
n.
1.
a. Food for animals, especially livestock.
b. The amount of such food given at one time.
2. Informal A meal, especially a large one: We had a great feed at the restaurant.
3. The act of providing food, especially to an animal: food given at one feed.

Patient discussion about feed

Q. Feeding Tub. How does the Feeding Tub works?

A. Is it easy to feed someone with a feeding tub?. My husband has cancer and can not eat any thing. The cancer is in the voice box.

Q. I gave birth 2 weeks ago and I am having real difficulties breast feeding it hurts really bad, and I am constantly worried that my baby isn't eating enough. What can I do?

A. if it really hurts, maybe you should stop it for a while (maybe there is a micro/small wound at your nipple). You should cure it first then you can soon start breastfeeding your baby again.

Just make sure you have enough drink, be relaxed while breastfeeding, and have enough & healthy nutrition also!
Stay healthy always..

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Pen areas were 62 [m.sup.2] with 25 [m.sup.2] overhead shade, automatic waterers, and 2.44 m fence-line feed bunks (41 cm/steer linear bunk space).
In contrast, on dairies where the feed bunk was unshaded, the use of this and other unsheltered areas of the pen increased over time from 15% to 51% of the high-producing group between 13:00 and 17:00 hours (fig.
Concentrate intake was calculated daily as the difference between the amount of concentrate offered and the amount left in the feed bunk. Before feeding silage and hay, the concentrate refusal was removed and weighed.
A person can build a wooden boat and it will leak, but slap a feed bunk together with a few nails and it will hold water like an iron kettle!
The pens slope uniformly from the feed bunks to the back.
Instead, use traditional soil-improving organic mulches like bark, wood chips, hay, straw, paper, leaves, grass clippings and compost, and reuse your old tires by converting them into feed bunks and fences for livestock, split-log carriers, children's swings or even build your house with them.
When you've spent the morning shoveling snow out of feed bunks or breaking ice on livestock water tanks, nothing warms you up quite like a steaming plate of ham and beans and a big slab of warm corn bread.
Products: Livestock waterers--Mirafount, BigSpring, LilSpring, LilFount, E-Fount, EquiFount; feed bunks, pet waterers, contact Carter Thomson Ad agency: Solutions, Inc.
And nothing goes to waste: They fashion lower-grade lumber into cattle feed bunks.
Abrupt changes in footing can create problems, as when cattle are brought from a wet, swampy pasture to a pen/pasture with rocky conditions or even into an auction or feed yard with rough concrete around the feed bunks for good traction.
Feed bunks mainly used incandescent lighting, which provided as little as 1 fc of illumination.