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Aleppo grass (Sorghum halepense), hay

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 87.7 1
Crude protein % DM 6.6 1
Crude fibre % DM 34.6 1
NDF % DM 69.8 *
ADF % DM 40.4 *
Lignin % DM 5.5 *
Ether extract % DM 1.9 1
Ash % DM 5.9 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.6 *
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 58.9 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 55.4 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.3 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.4 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 45.0 1

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

References

Emery et al., 1894

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:35

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