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Grass pea (Lathyrus sativus), aerial part, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 21.7 4.7 15.6 28.0 6  
Crude protein % DM 21.4 5.1 14.7 31.2 10  
Crude fibre % DM 25.8 5.1 20.0 30.4 4  
NDF % DM 38.2 10.7 23.2 53.5 6  
ADF % DM 27.1 5.2 18.8 34.8 6  
Ether extract % DM 2.9 0.5 2.4 3.4 3  
Ash % DM 10.5 2.3 7.4 14.2 8  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.5         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 9.3 3.4 6.7 15.6 8  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 3.2 0.5 2.1 3.7 8  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 69.4 2.5 68.3 73.2 3 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 66.4         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 12.3         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 9.7         *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 77.7 3.9 74.0 82.6 4  

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

References

Alibes et al., 1990; Islam et al., 1995; Neumark, 1970

Last updated on 23/10/2014 14:21:19

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