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greenfeed Line breaks: green|feed
Pronunciation: /ˈɡriːnfiːd/

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Definition of greenfeed in English:


[mass noun] Australian /NZ
Forage grown to be fed fresh to livestock.
Example sentences
  • 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 3–4 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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