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Nile grass (Acroceras macrum), leaves, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Crude protein % DM 21.3 1
Crude fibre % DM 30.0 1
NDF % DM 65.5 *
ADF % DM 35.3 *
Lignin % DM 4.4 *
Ether extract % DM 3.8 1
Ash % DM 8.4 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 19.3 *
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 71.0 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 67.8 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 13.1 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.3 *

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

References

Dirven, 1962

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:40

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