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CLIPPED OATS [1 record]

Record 1 2019-11-07


Subject field(s)
  • Milling and Cereal Industries
  • Animal Feed (Agric.)

Clipped oats [are] produced by removing the pointed ends of the fibrous hull, increasing the relative starch to fibre content and therefore the energy density of the grain.


  • Minoterie et céréales
  • Alimentation des animaux (Agric.)

L'avoine épointée est constituée par des grains comportant encore leurs enveloppes ou bractées, mais dont on a éliminé les pointes. Par suite du traitement effectué, environ 10 % des grains en poids peuvent être dépourvus de leurs enveloppes.


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Molinería y cereales
  • Alimentación animal (Agricultura)

[...] grano de avena al que por medios mecánicos se le ha quitado la punta, porción ésta que es más rica en fibras y pobre en energía, quedando asi el resto del grano con un incremento porcentual en componentes energéticos.

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