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Digitaria (Digitaria gazensis), hay

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 91.1 1
Crude protein % DM 11.5 1
Crude fibre % DM 30.1 1
NDF % DM 65.6 *
ADF % DM 35.4 *
Lignin % DM 4.4 *
Ether extract % DM 2.4 1
Ash % DM 13.3 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.4 *
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 64.8 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 61.2 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.7 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.6 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 56.2 1

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

References

Walker, 1975

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:07

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