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Sunflower stover (stalks and heads)

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 75.8 65.4 86.3 2
Crude protein % DM 5.7 5.4 6.1 2
Crude fibre % DM 48.1 1
NDF % DM 66.9 1
ADF % DM 56.6 1
Lignin % DM 15.7 1
Ether extract % DM 1.5 1.4 1.5 2
Ash % DM 8.4 4.1 12.6 2
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.3 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 11.2 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 0.8 1
Magnesium g/kg DM 5.4 1
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 46.2 1
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 42.6 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 7.8 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 6.2 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 6.0 1
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 14.6 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 2.7 *

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

References

Drackley et al., 1985; Saricicek et al., 1997

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:45:45

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