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Poppy (Papaver somniferum), seeds

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 93.9 1.3 92.8 96.7 7
Crude protein % DM 24.0 2.2 22.3 28.7 7
Crude fibre % DM 11.4 9.3 13.5 2
Ether extract % DM 40.5 6.2 35.0 52.6 7
Ash % DM 7.1 1.0 6.1 8.1 3
Starch (polarimetry) % DM 1.5 1
Total sugars % DM 3.4 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 26.8 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 15.3 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 9.8 1
Zinc mg/kg DM 80 1
Copper mg/kg DM 2 1
Iron mg/kg DM 48 1
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 72.2 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 19.4 *
MEn growing pig MJ/kg DM 18.6 *
NE growing pig MJ/kg DM 14.9 *

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

References

AFZ, 2011; Azcan et al., 2004; Eklund et al., 1975; Woodman, 1945

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:48

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