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Blackseed grass (Chloris virgata), hay

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 88.2 1
Crude protein % DM 10.3 1
Crude fibre % DM 34.2 1
Ether extract % DM 1.8 1
Ash % DM 12.7 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.5 *
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 60.2 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 56.7 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 9.9 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.0 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 46.5 1

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

References

Walker, 1975

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:48

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