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Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum), seeds

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Crude protein % DM 26.6   26 27.2 2  
Crude fibre % DM 1       1  
Ether extract % DM 6.4   5 7.8 2  
Ash % DM 4       1  
Neutral detergent fibre % DM 15.5         *
Acid detergent fibre % DM 2.9         *
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 19.7         *
               
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Lysine g/16g N 6       1  
Threonine g/16g N 3       1  
Methionine g/16g N 1.3       1  
Cystine g/16g N 1.2       1  
Methionine+cystine g/16g N 2.4         *
Tryptophan g/16g N 1.6       1  
Isoleucine g/16g N 4.5       1  
Valine g/16g N 3.4       1  
Leucine g/16g N 6.8       1  
Phenylalanine g/16g N 3.8       1  
Tyrosine g/16g N 2.5       1  
Phenylalanine+tyrosine g/16g N 6.2         *
Histidine g/16g N 2       1  
Arginine g/16g N 9.2       1  
Glycine g/16g N 4.4       1  
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 8.8       1  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 3       1  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 15.2         *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 95         *
OM digestibility, ruminants % 96         *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 79         *
               
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 17.4         *
MEn growing pig MJ/kg DM 16.2         *
NE growing pig MJ/kg DM 10.5         *
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 89         *
Nitrogen digestibility, growing pig % 99         *
               
Poultry nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
AMEn cockerel MJ/kg DM 8.4         *
AMEn broiler MJ/kg DM 8.1         *
               
Rabbit nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
DE rabbit MJ/kg DM 16.2         *
MEn rabbit MJ/kg DM 15         *
Nitrogen digestibility, rabbit % 81         *

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

References

Patel, 1966; Van Etten et al., 1961

Last updated on 22/12/2017 14:53:13

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