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Yellow thatching grass (Hyperthelia dissoluta), aerial part, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 39.3 5.8 25.6 49.7 20
Crude protein % DM 5.7 2.2 2.7 12.9 25
Crude fibre % DM 34.9 4.1 28.0 44.8 25
NDF % DM 70.1 *
ADF % DM 40.8 *
Lignin % DM 5.5 *
Ether extract % DM 1.7 0.3 1.2 2.2 18
Ash % DM 9.8 2.9 5.3 16.7 25
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.8 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 4.5 1.3 2.0 6.4 20
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.2 0.4 0.5 1.9 20
Potassium g/kg DM 9.5 2.0 5.8 13.9 18
Sodium g/kg DM 0.3 0.1 0.5 2
Magnesium g/kg DM 2.3 0.5 1.3 2.9 18
Manganese mg/kg DM 272 141 403 2
Zinc mg/kg DM 11 9 14 2
Copper mg/kg DM 3 2 3 2
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 61.0 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 58.3 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.4 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.4 *

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

References

Bartha, 1970; CIRAD, 1991; Dougall et al., 1960; Pozy et al., 1996; Sen et al., 1965

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:45:25

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