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Pangola grass, hay

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 81.3 5.2 71.8 88.6 7
Crude protein % DM 7.9 2.1 3.8 11.7 70
Crude fibre % DM 35.5 4.9 27.7 43.1 10
NDF % DM 70.7 3.4 64.7 79.5 34 *
ADF % DM 41.4 3.9 29.2 42.4 18 *
Lignin % DM 5.7 1.7 1.9 8.6 17 *
Ether extract % DM 1.8 0.5 1.3 2.6 10
Ash % DM 7.5 2.0 3.8 10.7 64
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.4 0.3 18.1 18.6 3 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 4.8 0.5 4.2 5.9 9
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.7 0.9 1.6 4.7 11
Potassium g/kg DM 12.0 8.8 6.0 29.8 8
Sodium g/kg DM 4.1 0.7 3.4 4.9 4
Magnesium g/kg DM 2.2 1.4 0.1 4.3 8
Zinc mg/kg DM 37 34 40 2
Copper mg/kg DM 7 7 7 2
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 58.2 4.0 46.7 63.1 37 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 54.8 52.0 67.6 2 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.1 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.2 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 40.1 10.8 17.3 52.9 22

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

References

Archimede et al., 1999; Archimede et al., 1999; Butterworth et al., 1965; Butterworth, 1963; CIRAD, 1991; de Vega et al., 1997; Galgal et al., 1994; Hogan et al., 1989; Hunter et al., 1985; Hunter et al., 1986; Hunter et al., 1987; Kennedy, 1995; Minson, 1967; Minson, 1971; Perez-Maldonado et al., 1996; Rees et al., 1974; Rees et al., 1976; Rees et al., 1978; Rees et al., 1980; Rees et al., 1982; Tomkins et al., 1991; Walker, 1975

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:25

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