FAQ's


Hay terms:

CP: Crude Protein of the hay.

TDN: Total Digestible Nutrients of the hay.

RFV: Relative Feed Value of the hay.

ADF: Acid Detergent Fiber of the hay.

NDF: Neutral Detergent Fiber of the hay.


Seed terms:

Weed Seed: The percentage of weed seed in the seed for sale, which is found on a seed test report.

Other Crop Seed: The percentage of seed of other crops in the seed for sale, which is found on a seed test report.

Inert Matter: The percentage of material such as leaves, stems, and dirt that is in the seed for sale, and is found on a seed test report.

Germination: The percentage of seed that germinated under known conditions, which is found on a seed test report.

Dormant Seed: This is the percentage of seed that absorbed water during a germination test, but did not sprout, and is found on a seed test report.

Hard Seed: This is the percentage of seed that did not absorb water during a germination test, and is found on a seed test report.

Seeds per pound: This is used by people purchasing the seed to determine seeding rates, and in some cases, the quality of the seed.