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Marvel grass (Dichanthium annulatum), hay

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Crude protein % DM 3.8 1.0 2.7 4.6 3
Crude fibre % DM 39.3 0.5 38.9 39.9 3
NDF % DM 74.2 *
ADF % DM 45.6 *
Lignin % DM 6.6 *
Ether extract % DM 1.0 0.2 0.9 1.2 3
Ash % DM 10.5 1.0 9.5 11.5 3
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.5 *
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 53.3 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 49.9 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.8 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 7.1 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 28.0 1

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

References

Jayal, 1961; Sen, 1938

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:33

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