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Guinea grass, straw

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 92.5 1.0 91.6 93.6 3
Crude protein % DM 4.3 1.7 2.4 5.8 3
Crude fibre % DM 40.4 3.5 36.4 43.0 3
NDF % DM 75.1 5.5 68.8 78.8 3
ADF % DM 44.7 41.0 48.4 2
Lignin % DM 5.0 2.0 3.0 6.9 3
Ether extract % DM 1.4 0.3 1.2 1.7 3
Ash % DM 12.2 5.3 8.1 18.2 3
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.4 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 4.7 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.6 1
Sodium g/kg DM 10.1 1
Manganese mg/kg DM 16 1

The asterisk * indicates that the average value was obtained by an equation.

References

Parigi-Bini et al., 1991

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:11

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