Organic Sheep Production by Green Barely Grass Fodder
Istenbat House for Agriculture Establishment breeds and fattens groups of sheep. Its nutrition is mainly depending on green barely grass fodder; organic food free from any chemicals or bio pollutions. Sheep nutrition on green barely grass fodder have resulted in many benefits and can be briefed in the following:
Organic Sheep Production
The researcher Intissar Eshtayeh (2004) agrees with that in her study at the effect of green barley grass fodder on Awass sheep performance. She founded that feeding these sheep with green barely grass fodder increases milk rate, its quality, meat rate and twins percentage. Furthermore, there were no healthy problems to sheep groups during experiments.
Intissar Eshtayeh. 2004. A new source of fresh green feed (Hydroponic Barley for Awass sheep. M.Sc. Thesis, Faculty of Graduate Studies. An-najah National University, Nablus, Palestine.