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Jaragua (Hyparrhenia rufa), aerial part, silage

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 30.7 1.9 28.2 32.2 4
Crude protein % DM 3.4 1.7 2.0 5.4 4
Crude fibre % DM 39.1 4.9 31.9 43.1 4
NDF % DM 74.0 *
ADF % DM 45.3 *
Lignin % DM 6.5 *
Ether extract % DM 2.5 0.1 2.3 2.5 4
Ash % DM 9.8 1.8 7.7 11.9 4
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.0 *
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 54.8 3.9 48.1 55.8 3 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 50.5 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 9.1 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 7.4 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % -23.0 58.7 -84.6 44.4 4

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

References

Jardim et al., 1953; Sarwatt et al., 1989

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:23

Table status 
Finished
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