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Safflower (Carthamus tinctorius), aerial part, silage

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 16.6 1
Crude protein % DM 12.6 1
Crude fibre % DM 31.4 1
Ether extract % DM 4.4 1
Ash % DM 8.9 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.8 *
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 70.2 1
ME ruminants (FAO, 1982) MJ/kg DM 10.6 1
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 76.0 1

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


Scharrer et al., 1940

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:58

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