Definitions for "Lopping"
Keywords:  felled, lie, branches, fodder, boles
A cutting off, as of branches; that which is cut off; leavings.
chopping branches, tops and small trees after felling into lengths such that the resultant slash will lie close to the ground.
Cutting one or more branches of a standing tree, for example, for fuel or fodder.     A technique used to collect fodder for animals by cutting side branches, not the main stem. Animals can be allowed to eat the lopped branches of the tree, or they can be carried to the animals as in a zero-grazing system.