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Foxtail millet (Setaria italica), hay

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Crude protein % DM 7.6 1
Crude fibre % DM 45.1 1
NDF % DM 79.7 *
ADF % DM 52.0 *
Lignin % DM 8.0 *
Ether extract % DM 1.7 1
Ash % DM 9.7 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.3 *
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 48.2 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 44.9 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.2 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 6.6 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 57.2 1

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

References

Van Wyk et al., 1951

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:13

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