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Importance of Green Fodder

Importance of Green Fodder:


  • Green fodders are rich in nutrients and also the primary source of Vitamin A.

  • Balanced feeding of green fodder increases immunity status of animals

  • Essential for respiratory tract and better vision

  • It reduces the cost of milk production through reduced feeding of concentrates

  • Microbes present in the green fodders plays a major role in its palatability and digestibility

  • It provides essential nutrients required for its health, milk/meat production and reproduction



Chopped Green Fodder

Source :

Department of Forage Crops,
TNAU, Coimbatore-3.

Updated on Apr 2023