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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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Estimates of the administrative costs of the support scheme for dried fodder vary from one member state to the next, from 0.
Ranchi, (Jharkhand) [India] Mar 05 ( ANI ): A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court on March 15 will pronounce the verdict in connection with the fodder scam case related to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 3.
According to Mukindia, who buys fodder wholesale to save costs, a 13kg bale of hay goes from Sh240-Sh280 Napier grass, on the other hand, which is sold at between Sh10,000 and Sh15,000 an acre during the wet season now goes from Sh25,000-S0,000 an acre.
His surrender comes about a fortnight after he was sentenced to five years in jail in a fodder scam case relating to fraudulent withdrawal of Rs336.
Soya fodder products (40% crude protein content) composition: sunflower meal -40%, soybean meal -40%, fodder yeast -20%.
Giving the details of the fodder crops in Thar Block II, Prof.
He also suggested farmers to contact agriculture department for any quiry about cultivation of the Loosen fodder.
The organisation"s Governor Engineer Ahmed bin Abdulaziz Al-Faris pointed out that this tender comes as an extension of the kingdom's plan to cover the local demand of fodder barley and preserve its strategic stocks, added the Saudi Press Agency report.
New Delhi: Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) supremo Lalu Prasad Yadav will face trial in all four fodder scam cases with the Supreme Court on Monday setting aside the Jharkhand High Court order.
Speaking at the opening of a national workshop on the state of the fodder and pastoral seeds production and sale system (October 6 and 7, 2016), Bahi said that the vulnerability of the fodder sector is explained by lack of clear strategy that focuses on the main circles of production; namely fodder and pasture seeds and organization of the market to meet the needs of farmers.
One can only hope that the process will be sustained and extended to help solve the fodder problem in the province.
Fodder is an important factor in various farming systems as it is necessary for the normal functioning of livestock and without this animal survival is very difficult.