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Perennial soybean (Neonotonia wightii), aerial part, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 33.3 25.6 18.0 93.1 8
Crude protein % DM 17.1 3.0 10.1 23.0 23
Crude fibre % DM 30.4 2.9 26.4 35.7 18
NDF % DM 50.7 8.5 32.9 63.3 12
ADF % DM 37.4 6.1 23.8 47.2 12
Lignin % DM 7.9 2.3 5.7 10.8 8
Ether extract % DM 2.4 0.9 0.7 4.8 17
Ash % DM 10.0 1.2 8.6 12.0 17
Total sugars % DM 8.6 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.4 0.2 16.8 18.4 4 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 14.9 7.6 2.3 30.8 18
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.5 0.8 1.1 3.7 18
Potassium g/kg DM 22.8 8.7 4.7 35.9 15
Sodium g/kg DM 0.3 0.2 0.5 2
Magnesium g/kg DM 3.1 1.1 0.5 4.4 14
Manganese mg/kg DM 30 30 31 2
Zinc mg/kg DM 33 32 34 2
Copper mg/kg DM 12 12 12 2
 
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Alanine % protein 5.6 0.3 5.3 5.9 4
Arginine % protein 4.2 0.7 3.1 4.8 5
Aspartic acid % protein 10.3 0.9 9.4 11.2 4
Cystine % protein 1.0 1
Glutamic acid % protein 9.4 0.9 8.1 10.0 4
Glycine % protein 4.8 0.4 4.4 5.3 4
Histidine % protein 1.8 0.1 1.6 2.0 5
Isoleucine % protein 4.0 0.4 3.5 4.4 5
Leucine % protein 7.3 0.5 6.4 7.7 5
Lysine % protein 4.8 0.4 4.3 5.4 5
Methionine % protein 1.1 0.4 0.5 1.5 5
Phenylalanine % protein 4.5 0.5 4.1 5.3 5
Proline % protein 10.5 0.5 10.0 11.0 4
Serine % protein 4.4 0.2 4.2 4.6 4
Threonine % protein 4.2 0.4 3.4 4.6 5
Tryptophan % protein 1.3 1
Tyrosine % protein 3.0 0.2 2.8 3.2 4
Valine % protein 4.9 0.4 4.3 5.2 5
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 64.8 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 62.0 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 11.4 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 9.1 *

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

References

Aumont et al., 1991; CIRAD, 1991; Holm, 1971; Mbugua et al., 2008; Sen, 1938; Singh et al., 1992; Tedeschi et al., 2001; Tokita et al., 2006; Van Rensburg, 1956

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:47

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