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Perennial soybean (Neonotonia wightii), hay

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 89.0 2.5 84.9 91.3 5
Crude protein % DM 14.1 3.0 12.3 22.0 10
Crude fibre % DM 34.4 1.0 33.5 35.5 3
NDF % DM 61.3 0.0 61.3 61.3 5
ADF % DM 49.1 0.0 49.1 49.1 5
Lignin % DM 12.7 0.0 12.7 12.7 5
Ether extract % DM 2.6 1
Ash % DM 10.3 0.9 8.5 10.6 6
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.4 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 9.9 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 3.1 1
 
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Arginine % protein 3.8 1
Cystine % protein 1.0 1
Glycine % protein 4.3 1
Histidine % protein 1.6 1
Isoleucine % protein 3.5 1
Leucine % protein 6.2 1
Lysine % protein 4.0 1
Methionine % protein 1.7 1
Phenylalanine % protein 4.0 1
Threonine % protein 3.8 1
Tryptophan % protein 2.0 1
Tyrosine % protein 3.2 1
Valine % protein 5.7 1
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 58.6 3.6 53.2 63.2 6 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 55.2 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.1 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.1 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 71.2 1

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

References

Escuder et al., 1981; Gaulier, 1968; Lima et al., 1972; Mero et al., 1998; Peixoto et al., 1965

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

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