Noun(1) fodder harvested while green and kept succulent by partial fermentation as in a silo
(1) Most of the corn was harvested and stored as silage , with the remainder custom harvested as dry grain.(2) Autumn calvers need high quality silage fed to appetite, right through the Winter.(3) Forage sorghum produces silage containing more digestible energy than legume and cool-season grass silage .(4) Grass silage and root crops such as turnips, kale and potatoes are often fed during the dry period.(5) Corn harvested for silage yields one-third more feed nutrients per acre than corn harvested for grain.(6) These cows eat grass all summer, turnips and silage in the winter when they're tucked up in the shed.(7) The Romans had introduced dry vegetable fermentation with their development of silage as cattle feed, but the process was not extended beyond this for many centuries.(8) Corn silage is best when conditions are good, but a combination of corn and forage sorghum isn't far behind.(9) They have made it clear ‘crops’ include grass as it can be grown for silage to feed livestock.(10) The milk is produced from a diet of 90% grazed grass and grass silage .(11) When pasture was not available, hay or silage harvested during periods of excess pasture growth was fed to meet forage requirements.(12) The average crude protein percentage of grass silage analysed this winter is 10.5.(13) In the longer term, there is no feed to be made into hay or silage for winter feed for that stock.(14) When the attraction closes for the winter, the maize will be harvested for silage to feed Tom's Jersey cows, whose milk is used to produce the ice cream which is sold at the site.(15) Calcium and phosphorous levels in maize silage are also low relative to grass silage .(16) The Westcombe cheddar, for example, had a better flavour in winter from cows fed on silage and maize than the summer stock made from grass-fed milk, so the producer has supplemented the summer feed.
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