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Sainfoin, aerial part, silage

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 31.1 8.9 19.6 43.0 5  
Crude protein % DM 14.6 3.2 12.1 18.3 5  
Crude fibre % DM 27.4   23.9 30.8 2  
NDF % DM 45.2 6.5 40.4 54.1 4  
ADF % DM 37.7 4.4 34.0 42.3 4  
Lignin % DM 11.1       1  
Ether extract % DM 3.0       1  
Ash % DM 8.0 0.4 7.5 8.4 5  
Water-soluble carbohydrates % DM 2.9       1  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.7         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 11.2       1  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.2       1  
Magnesium g/kg DM 2.5       1  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 68.3 7.7 52.7 68.3 3 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 64.4         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 12.0         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 9.6         *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 51.3 24.4 14.9 65.8 4  

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

References

Alibes et al., 1990; Fraser et al., 2000; Gomez Cabrera, 2009; Tatl et al., 2001; Wang et al., 2007

Last updated on 02/05/2013 17:28:44

Table status 
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