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White clover (Trifolium repens), hay

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 82.7 77.5 87.8 2
Crude protein % DM 22.7 2.5 20.0 25.0 3
Crude fibre % DM 23.4 21.4 25.4 2
NDF % DM 29.4 1
ADF % DM 28.8 1
Lignin % DM 3.5 1
Ash % DM 12.3 0.9 11.3 13.1 3
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.4 1
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 65.1 65.1 79.6 2 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 61.6 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.7 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.4 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 69.3 1

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

References

Aitchison et al., 1986; Alibes et al., 1990; Giovanni, 1988

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:45:22

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