Øystein S. wrote:hazelnuts would [produce], the wild variety is all over the place, and I have cultivated varieties on the wish list in any case. When I get around to it.... But I think the nuts would be more for human than animal consumption?
Self-feeding would be even better, of course. But the trouble with that is that the ground is often too wet from October till May, so too much cow trampling would damage the field and turf to much.
Emile Spore wrote:
If I remember correctly, the pulp from cider manufacturing is a better feed than apples, as apples make for runny cow poop.