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Centipede grass (Ischaemum timorense), aerial part, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Crude protein % DM 10.0 3.4 5.3 15.3 9
Crude fibre % DM 34.1 2.2 30.0 36.7 8
NDF % DM 69.3 *
ADF % DM 39.9 *
Lignin % DM 5.3 *
Ether extract % DM 1.8 0.3 1.1 2.0 9
Ash % DM 9.3 2.1 7.2 14.0 9
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.1 *
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 63.2 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 60.5 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.9 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.8 *

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

References

Appelman et al., 1962; Dirven, 1962; Mlay et al., 2006

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:57

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