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Leptochloa (Leptochloa obtusiflora), aerial part, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Crude protein % DM 18.4 1
Crude fibre % DM 28.0 1
NDF % DM 63.6 *
ADF % DM 33.1 *
Lignin % DM 3.9 *
Ether extract % DM 1.7 1
Ash % DM 9.5 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.3 *
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 71.8 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 68.6 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 12.6 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.0 *

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

References

Dougall et al., 1960

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:27

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