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Black gram (Vigna mungo), seeds

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 88.4 1.3 86.6 89.6 4
Crude protein % DM 23.7 2.4 20.8 26.8 7
Crude fibre % DM 6.5 3.6 3.7 14.5 7
NDF % DM 18.6 4.1 14.2 22.4 3
ADF % DM 6.6 1.6 5.2 8.4 3
Lignin % DM 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.5 3
Ether extract % DM 1.5 0.5 0.9 2.2 6
Ash % DM 5.1 1.3 3.7 7.4 7
Starch (polarimetry) % DM 48.7 2.4 45.4 51.1 4
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.4 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 2.2 1.3 1.0 4.3 5
Phosphorus g/kg DM 4.9 1.1 3.9 6.5 6
Magnesium g/kg DM 3.0 1
Zinc mg/kg DM 99 1
Copper mg/kg DM 18 1
Iron mg/kg DM 560 1
 
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Arginine % protein 6.7 1
Cystine % protein 1.2 0.4 0.6 1.5 4
Glycine % protein 3.7 1
Histidine % protein 2.1 1
Isoleucine % protein 4.6 1
Leucine % protein 7.2 1
Lysine % protein 7.0 0.3 6.5 7.3 4
Methionine % protein 1.3 0.1 1.1 1.4 4
Phenylalanine % protein 5.9 1
Threonine % protein 3.4 1
Tyrosine % protein 1.7 1
Valine % protein 5.1 1
 
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Tannins (eq. tannic acid) g/kg DM 3.8 3.6 3.9 2
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 91.9 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 89.8 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 16.5 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 13.4 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 57.0 1
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 79.9 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 14.7 *
NE growing pig MJ/kg DM 10.2 *
 
Poultry nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
AMEn broiler MJ/kg DM 12.7 1

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

References

AFZ, 2011; Bandemer et al., 1963; Bhannasiri, 1970; Gowda et al., 2004; Rajaguru et al., 1985; Ravindran et al., 1994; Sen, 1938

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:47

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