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Guar seeds

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 92.4 1
Crude protein % DM 28.0 1
Crude fibre % DM 6.9 1.6 5.0 7.9 3
Ether extract % DM 3.7 1
Ash % DM 5.0 0.9 4.0 5.5 3
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 19.2 19.2 19.2 2
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Manganese mg/kg DM 24 1
Zinc mg/kg DM 63 1
Copper mg/kg DM 13 1
 
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Arginine % protein 12.5 1
Cystine % protein 0.6 1
Glycine % protein 5.1 1
Histidine % protein 2.5 1
Isoleucine % protein 3.2 1
Leucine % protein 5.9 1
Lysine % protein 4.0 1
Methionine % protein 1.4 1
Phenylalanine % protein 3.7 1
Threonine % protein 2.8 1
Tryptophan % protein 1.9 1
Tyrosine % protein 3.3 1
Valine % protein 4.2 1
 
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Tannins, condensed (eq. catechin) g/kg DM 0.0 0.0 0.0 2
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 91.8 *
ME ruminants (FAO, 1982) MJ/kg DM 11.2 1
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 79.3 1
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 79.3 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 15.2 *

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

References

Garg et al., 2002; Maan et al., 2003; Patel, 1966; Van Etten et al., 1961

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:30

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