noun[mass noun] Australian /NZ
Forage grown to be fed fresh to livestock.
- An 18% increase in fat yield was observed in dairy cows on pasture supplemented with greenfeed maize when treated with bST.
- Lambs and weaners that have been reared without any access to green feed or tree leaves for 34 months should be supplemented with 500,000 I.U. of vitamin A.
- While they're well into the dry season, there's an abundance of green feed and fat cattle, and the live export trade is thriving.
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