Characteristic of a Good Fodder Crop
1. Fodder should be palatable and easily digestible.
2. It should not be injurious at the stage at which it is fed to cattle.
3. It should be quick growing and early maturing.
4. It should give high yield of green fodder.
5. It should give maximum number of cutting, whien grown under irrigation.
6. It should be nutritious.
7. It should need little tillage and care.
8. It should be capable of preserving as hay or silage.