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Job's tears (Coix lacryma-jobi), seeds

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 90.1 1
Crude protein % DM 8.1 1
Crude fibre % DM 17.0 1
Ether extract % DM 3.6 1
Ash % DM 5.9 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.2 *
 
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Arginine % protein 4.4 1
Cystine % protein 1.7 1
Glycine % protein 2.8 1
Histidine % protein 2.3 1
Isoleucine % protein 4.0 1
Leucine % protein 14.4 1
Lysine % protein 1.9 1
Methionine % protein 3.0 1
Phenylalanine % protein 4.8 1
Threonine % protein 3.1 1
Tyrosine % protein 4.2 1
Valine % protein 5.6 1
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 60.8 *
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 63.4 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 11.5 *

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

References

Busson, 1963; INFIC, 1978

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

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