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Sporobulus (Sporobolus marginatus), aerial part, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 40.8       1  
Crude protein % DM 12.6 6.6 5.2 23.3 6  
Crude fibre % DM 26.5   25.7 27.3 2  
Ether extract % DM 2   0.7 3.1 3  
Ash % DM 9.8   9.3 10.4 2  
Neutral detergent fibre % DM 75.5   70.3 80.7 2  
Acid detergent fibre % DM 35.1   32.3 37.9 2  
Lignin % DM 5.1   1.6 8.7 2  
Total sugars % DM 3.6       1  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.9         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 2.7 2.4 0.2 5.7 6  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1   0.2 2.5 3  
Magnesium g/kg DM 0.1   0.1 0.2 2  
Potassium g/kg DM 4.5   0.4 12.3 4  
Sodium g/kg DM 3.57   0.04 10.3 4  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 11.2         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 9.1         *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 62.6         *
OM digestibility, ruminants % 65.5         *

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

References

Abrol, 1986; Balgees et al., 2011; Dougall et al., 1965; Kumar et al., 2017; Kumar et al., 2018

Last updated on 05/08/2019 23:10:41

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