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hay

dried green grass (meadow hay) or cereal crop (wheat, oats or barley hay) or legume crop (lucerne, alfalfa) used as feed for housed animals in the winter time and for supplementary feeding of pastured animals when there is need.

hay itch
see glycyphagusdestructor.
hay net
a wide-mesh string net to be filled, and hung in a loose box, to provide day-long nibbling for a confined horse.
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My two brothers and I put hay up on the same farm our father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and great-great-grandfather did.
A few years ago we had a barn fire due to the damp hay heating up and then spontaneously combusting and once you've seen all of your hard work go up in flames, you never make a mistake like that again.
Additional baskets of hay were carefully placed on that base.
The former John Hay Air Station hosts the biggest cluster of pine trees in Baguio City and is turned over to Philippine custody by the American government on July 1, before the Senate abrogates the military bases agreement with the United States.
In Ak-Tala district, the hay has been collected from the area of 11,924 ha, the cost of 1 bale of hay is 150-200 soms.
The seasonal hay fever triggers due to pollen or spores, such as tree pollen, grass pollen, weed pollen and fungi and mold spores.
One sheriff in Oklahoma fought back by putting a GPS unit in a bale of hay located in a field that thieves had hit before.
Bill, who had restarted a relationship with Mr Hay's wife, Carol Hay, burnt Mr Hay's body at his home in Thongsbridge.
Offered at discounted rates of Dh15 and Dh20 for 25 kg packs respectively, the fiber-rich and concentrated types of hay will provide a nutritious and healthy feed option.
The hay fever health report claims 32million Britons will be stricken with the allergy by 2030, because nine million more of us will be living in cities, which will be much more polluted.
Reducing hay losses during feeding decreases waste, so cattle consume most of it, said Garry Lacefield, forage specialist with the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture.
Outbreaks in Australia and other countries have been previously linked to contact with hay (4,5).