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Indian sandbur (Cenchrus biflorus), hay

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 94.9       1  
Crude protein % DM 7.9   6.8 9.0 2  
Crude fibre % DM 37.4   32.9 41.9 2  
ADF % DM 43.5         *
Lignin % DM 6.2         *
Ether extract % DM 1.4   1.0 1.7 2  
Ash % DM 12.7   11.6 13.8 2  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.4         *
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 56.3   47.9 58.7 2 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 52.9         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 9.2         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 7.4         *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 56.7   55.0 58.4 2  

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

References

Fatur et al., 2007; Lander et al., 1932

Last updated on 11/08/2014 22:20:27

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