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Sorghum grain, low tannin

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 87.4 0.7 85.3 89.3 42
Crude protein % DM 11.8 0.8 10.3 13.0 22
Crude fibre % DM 2.2 0.2 1.9 2.4 21
NDF % DM 9.6 1.0 8.2 11.0 8
ADF % DM 4.2 0.1 4.1 4.3 3
Lignin % DM 1.9 1.8 1.9 2
Ether extract % DM 3.6 0.2 3.1 3.8 18
Ash % DM 1.6 0.3 1.2 2.2 10
Starch (polarimetry) % DM 73.4 1.2 70.6 75.4 15
Total sugars % DM 1.0 0.1 0.7 1.1 15
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.9 0.2 18.4 19.3 13 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.3 3
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.8 0.7 2.2 3.6 4
Potassium g/kg DM 3.6 3.6 3.6 2
Sodium g/kg DM 0.4 0.4 0.4 2
Magnesium g/kg DM 1.1 1.0 1.1 2
Manganese mg/kg DM 15 13 8 30 3
Zinc mg/kg DM 17 4 14 21 3
Copper mg/kg DM 3 1 3 4 3
Iron mg/kg DM 70 1
 
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Alanine % protein 8.6 0.5 8.2 9.6 5
Arginine % protein 3.9 0.2 3.6 4.1 6
Aspartic acid % protein 6.5 0.4 6.0 6.9 5
Cystine % protein 1.8 0.3 1.6 2.3 4
Glutamic acid % protein 20.3 1.3 18.7 21.7 5
Glycine % protein 3.0 0.3 2.8 3.5 5
Histidine % protein 2.4 0.2 2.3 2.7 6
Isoleucine % protein 3.7 0.6 2.3 4.1 7
Leucine % protein 12.4 1.1 10.1 13.4 7
Lysine % protein 2.2 0.2 2.0 2.5 8
Methionine % protein 1.7 0.2 1.5 1.9 8
Phenylalanine % protein 5.1 0.2 4.8 5.4 6
Proline % protein 6.8 1.5 5.5 8.5 3
Serine % protein 4.3 0.2 4.0 4.5 5
Threonine % protein 3.2 0.4 2.7 3.9 8
Tryptophan % protein 0.9 0.2 0.7 1.1 7
Tyrosine % protein 3.8 0.6 3.0 4.6 6
Valine % protein 4.8 0.4 4.5 5.2 4
 
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Tannins (eq. tannic acid) g/kg DM 0.5 0.1 0.4 0.8 76
Tannins, condensed (eq. catechin) g/kg DM 0.5 0.6 0.0 1.0 4
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 89.1 82.0 91.0 2 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 86.8 78.5 88.2 2 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 16.4 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 13.8 12.1 14.6 2 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 70.5 *
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 86.7 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 16.4 16.4 16.6 2 *
MEn growing pig MJ/kg DM 16.0 *
NE growing pig MJ/kg DM 12.7 *
Nitrogen digestibility, growing pig % 83.4 80.4 86.4 2
 
Poultry nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
AMEn cockerel MJ/kg DM 16.0 *
AMEn broiler MJ/kg DM 15.7 *

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

References

AFZ, 2011; Bell et al., 1989; Cousins et al., 1981; Fialho et al., 1995; Hongtrakul et al., 1998; ITCF/ONIC, 1990; ITCF/ONIC, 1991; Lin et al., 1987; Mitaru et al., 1983; Myer et al., 1985; Ravindran et al., 1994; Wainman et al., 1979

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

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