The haulm, when the seed crop has been well saved, has some feeding value, especially for cattle.
In other instances the haulm of the seed is left in the field so that the cattle have access to it.
When frost comes on, the boxes are protected by any kind of litter and haulm.
These form better coverings than straw or haulm, which is liable to become musty, and communicate the effect to the roots.
He had theories as to hilling potatoes, or rather as to not hilling them until the ground could be drawn round the haulm wet.
It is next to impossible to grow them too well; for if the haulm runs up higher than usual, the produce will be the finer.
I have used, with advantage, the haulm of beans cut into lengths of about an inch.
The first application should be given towards the end of June or early in July, immediately the haulm is sufficiently developed.
The residuum, after extraction of the oil, and the haulm are nutritious cattle foods.