In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1heno masculineto make hay — segar y secar el heno / los pastos literal
- make hay while the sun shines — a la ocasión la pintan calva
- The fruit is kept in a room for a day after harvest and thereafter, it is wrapped between layers of straw, grass, hay or paper.
- Most producers had moved cattle to pastures, with hay supplies very short.
- The Wilsons feed the hogs corn, barley, oats and hay grown on their farm.
- We had somebody put our grass into square hay bales two or three years ago.
- About three years ago, his cows began grazing mostly on pasture and were fed grain and hay over winter.
- Some grass is grown on the farm for hay or silage, together with swede, turnip or kale for winter forage.
- There are organic sources for any and all nutrients you'll need to grow hay and pasture.
- When a field gets too weedy, Fred will seed it in grasses and turn it into pasture or hay.
- Tractors cannot be used on land to convey fodder to feeding sites and farmers have to carry in hay or silage on their backs.
- You also could mix grain or chopped hay with freshly chopped corn to lower the moisture content.
- Here we plant a mixture of alfalfa and timothy, or alfalfa and orchard grass, as hay for horses or dairy cows.
- He advised farmers with surplus stock and a fodder shortage to purchase concentrate feed rather than hay.
- By the time we headed back to the palace, we smelled of horse manure and hay, with hay and grass sticking out from our hair and clothes.
- Legume hay (such as alfalfa) typically has a greater calcium content than grass hay.
- He ran out of grass and began feeding cattle hay and other nutrients in August, a month earlier than usual.
- Fall is the perfect time of the year to start hay, especially timothy or other grasses.
- Forage varieties can be drilled in May and just one harvest will provide three to six tons of high protein hay or silage.
- Several producers have cut soybeans for hay or silage.
- He is hoping people will donate fodder and hay for a convoy for those struggling to feed their stock.
- Thousands of acres of corn and hay are planted each year for cattle to eat.
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