zero grazing


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zero grazing

n
(Agriculture) a type of dairy farming in which the cattle are fed with cut grass
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With the runaway sub-division of arable land, many farmers are practising zero grazing.
Majority of them have engaged in both semi-free range and intensive zero grazing techniques.
She said that county governments and the central governments should take deliberate steps to make credit accessible to the marginalised communities as well as foster a livestock education programme which will encourage adoption of hybrid dairy cows via artificial insemination on zero grazing plots.
Many farms now operate limited or zero grazing systems where the cows don't go out to pasture at all and spend their entire lives in sheds.