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Cotton straw

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 75.7 31.2 40.0 97.7 3  
Crude protein % DM 6.4 2.3 3.5 9.6 7  
Crude fibre % DM 55.4 11.2 43.0 64.9 3  
NDF % DM 77.2 3.9 72.2 81.2 4  
ADF % DM 64.5 3.0 60.4 67.5 4  
Lignin % DM 16.8 1.9 14.1 18.7 5  
Ether extract % DM 1.7 1.0 0.7 3.0 7  
Ash % DM 7.6 2.5 4.2 11.1 7  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.8         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 8.9 1.5 6.7 10.2 4  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.9 2.6 1.2 6.7 4  
               
In vitro digestibility and solubility Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, pepsin % 29.9   29.6 30.1 2  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 37.2       1  
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 34.0         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 6.4         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 5.1         *

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

References

Ben-Ghedalia et al., 1980; Flachowsky et al., 1981; Grewal et al., 2003; Hamza et al., 2006; INFIC, 1978; Kirubanath et al., 2003; Silanikove et al., 1986; Silanikove, 1994

Last updated on 18/11/2013 00:34:53

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