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v. fed (fĕd), feeding, feeds
a. To give food to; supply with nourishment: feed the children.
b. To provide as food or nourishment: fed fish to the cat.
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.
1. To eat. Used of animals: pigs feeding at a trough.
2. To be nourished or supported: an ego that feeds on flattery.
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.
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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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Feed supplements are fillers to a deficit in protein, minerals, vitamins, fatty acids, amino acids, and other nutritional elements in the livestock feed.
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MVZ, which is based in Droitwich, Worcestershire, supplies agricultural products such as animal feed supplements, seeds and agrochemicals as well as animal healthcare products.
In addition to animal healthcare, MVZ also supplies a range of agricultural products, including feed supplements, seeds and agrochemicals.
MVZ, based in Droitwich, Worcestershire, also supplies a range of agricultural products, including animal feed supplements, seeds and agrochemicals.
Edmonds, who acknowledged using unregistered feed supplements, plans to appeal against the ban, handed out on Monday by stewards in New South Wales.
This creates a lucrative market for animal health products, breeding services, feed supplements, milking equipment, sanitation supplies, livestock handling equipment, trucks and other related products.
"The rendering industry could, however, continue processing 'slaughtered-animal parts' into feed supplements for pigs, chickens, fish, pets, and other animals, and those animals could in turn be converted into protein supplements for feeding back to cows--as well as their own species," Rampton and Stauber wrote.
Distillers dried grain with solubles and wet distillers grain have been recognized as practical and cost-efficient feed supplements for cattle, swine and poultry.
(Salem, VA) have patented enzyme feed supplements containing fungal cellulase produced by Trichoderma viride, specially adapted for increasing protein digestability of dairy cow and cattle feed.