Most of the fodder proteins are in the leaves and in the cane, there are mainly fibre. Their leaves have a high cellular content which it changes slightly over time. When the pasture is tender, the stalk is more digestible than the leaves.

The fodder has a great nutritional power, it is an appetizing food, it stimulates the rumination and it keeps a healthy digestive process.

Most of the fodder contain more than 30% of fibre for animals.