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Almond hulls

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 86.6 5.2 69.5 91.8 18
Crude protein % DM 6.0 0.9 4.2 7.8 46
Crude fibre % DM 15.2 5.4 10.4 28.5 16
NDF % DM 32.6 3.6 25.1 39.7 42
ADF % DM 26.5 4.2 19.5 34.2 43
Lignin % DM 10.8 2.7 6.3 16.1 37
Ether extract % DM 3.1 0.7 2.3 5.2 37
Ash % DM 7.3 1.9 4.8 11.5 47
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.6 2.2 15.1 19.7 4 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 2.9 0.9 2.2 7.0 30
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.2 0.6 0.6 3.8 33
Potassium g/kg DM 26.2 1.8 22.7 29.0 26
Sodium g/kg DM 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.5 21
Magnesium g/kg DM 1.2 0.5 0.8 3.7 29
Manganese mg/kg DM 18 5 12 31 26
Zinc mg/kg DM 17 6 9 30 25
Copper mg/kg DM 6 4 2 14 20
Iron mg/kg DM 236 104 108 436 25
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 63.4 3.3 56.7 66.7 7
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 59.5 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.5 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.7 *

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

References

AFZ, 2011; Alibes et al., 1983; Alibes et al., 1990; Arosemena et al., 1995; DePeters et al., 1997; DePeters et al., 2000; Fadel, 1992; Getachew et al., 2004; IAV, 2009; Obradovic, 1969; Tisserand et al., 1989; Weir, 1951

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