Fermented green forage fodder stored in a silo.
Forage feed cut and fed to animals while still fresh.
Short for Ensilage.
fodder harvested while green and kept succulent by partial fermentation as in a silo
grass or other green fodder compacted and stored in airtight conditions, typically in a silo, without first being dried, and used as animal feed in the winter.
‘they do 1500 acres of contract silaging each year’;
preserve (grass and other green fodder) as silage.
Silage () is a type of fodder made from green foliage crops which have been preserved by acidification, achieved through fermentation. It can be fed to cattle, sheep and other such ruminants (cud-chewing animals).