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Eggshells

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 98.9 0.5 98.4 99.4 4
Crude protein % DM 5.6 1.8 4.5 7.6 3
Crude fibre % DM 0.3 1
Ether extract % DM 2.9 1
Ash % DM 92.3 4.0 86.4 95.0 4
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 1.1 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 366.5 30.5 322.0 386.6 4
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.6 1.5 1.7 2
 
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Arginine % protein 0.5 1
Lysine % protein 1.5 0.2 2.9 2
Methionine % protein 2.5 0.3 4.7 2
Tryptophan % protein 0.0 1
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 89.7 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 1.0 *

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

References

AFZ, 2011; Göhl, 1982

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:08

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