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Grass pea (Lathyrus sativus), hay

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 91.4 4.8 87.4 98.3 4  
Crude protein % DM 19.1 2.3 17.5 22.5 4  
Crude fibre % DM 28.5   26.5 30.5 2  
NDF % DM 43.4 4.6 40.0 48.6 3  
ADF % DM 32.7 6.3 25.4 36.4 3  
Ether extract % DM 2.9   2.5 3.3 2  
Ash % DM 9.9 1.5 8.3 11.1 3  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.6         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 13.3       1  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.1       1  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 68.3   68.3 68.3 2  
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 64.7         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 12.0         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 9.5         *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 71.7   68.3 75.0 2  

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

References

Alibes et al., 1990; Kiraz, 2011; Neumark, 1970; Poland et al., 2003

Last updated on 23/10/2014 14:28:43

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