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Coloured hood grass (Hyparrhenia cymbaria), aerial part, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Crude protein % DM 9.7 7.3 12.2 2
Crude fibre % DM 31.7 30.3 33.1 2
NDF % DM 67.1 *
ADF % DM 37.2 *
Lignin % DM 4.8 *
Ether extract % DM 2.6 2.6 2.6 2
Ash % DM 12.7 10.2 15.1 2
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.6 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 3.5 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.5 1
Potassium g/kg DM 15.8 1
Magnesium g/kg DM 2.1 1
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 65.4 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 62.5 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 11.0 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.8 *

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

References

CIRAD, 1991; Dougall et al., 1965

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:01

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