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Proso millet (Panicum miliaceum), grain

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 90.6 0.7 88.0 91.5 17
Crude protein % DM 14.2 1.6 11.8 16.7 29
Crude fibre % DM 7.2 1.3 5.1 9.1 22
ADF % DM 12.0 1.5 10.3 13.9 7
Ether extract % DM 5.5 2.5 3.7 10.9 29
Ash % DM 3.7 0.5 3.1 5.0 29
Starch (polarimetry) % DM 64.2 2.0 60.2 67.2 16
Total sugars % DM 1.9 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 19.0 0.1 18.9 19.3 7 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 0.4 0.5 0.2 1.7 9
Phosphorus g/kg DM 3.0 0.2 2.6 3.3 10
 
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Alanine % protein 11.1 0.4 10.7 11.4 3
Arginine % protein 3.0 0.1 2.9 3.0 4
Aspartic acid % protein 5.8 0.1 5.7 5.8 3
Glutamic acid % protein 20.5 0.6 19.8 21.0 3
Glycine % protein 2.2 0.1 2.1 2.3 3
Histidine % protein 1.9 0.0 1.8 1.9 4
Isoleucine % protein 4.2 0.1 4.0 4.3 4
Leucine % protein 12.2 1.5 10.1 13.2 4
Lysine % protein 1.6 0.4 1.3 2.1 4
Methionine % protein 2.5 1
Phenylalanine % protein 5.3 0.3 4.9 5.6 4
Proline % protein 6.8 0.4 6.3 7.2 3
Serine % protein 5.9 0.2 5.7 6.0 3
Threonine % protein 3.1 0.4 2.8 3.6 4
Tryptophan % protein 1.6 0.2 1.4 1.9 4
Tyrosine % protein 2.4 0.1 2.3 2.5 3
Valine % protein 5.0 0.1 4.8 5.1 4
 
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Tannins, condensed (eq. catechin) g/kg DM 1.4 0.6 0.6 2.6 16
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 79.4 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 77.7 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 14.8 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 12.2 *
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 78.7 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 15.0 *
MEn growing pig MJ/kg DM 14.5 *
NE growing pig MJ/kg DM 11.3 *
 
Poultry nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
TME poultry MJ/kg DM 16.8 0.3 16.4 17.2 7

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

References

Gartner et al., 1975; Krishnakumari et al., 1995; Lorenz, 1983; Luis et al., 1982; Lyman et al., 1956; Ravindran et al., 1994; Santra et al., 2011; Vargas et al., 1965

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:02

Table status 
Finished
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