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Blue panic (Panicum antidotale), hay

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 93.5 0.4 93.1 94.0 6
Crude protein % DM 3.8 1.5 2.8 6.4 6
Crude fibre % DM 40.2 3.3 34.2 43.3 6
NDF % DM 77.6 8.5 63.4 87.0 6 *
ADF % DM 45.7 4.5 38.6 50.3 6 *
Lignin % DM 6.6 1.2 6.6 11.2 6 *
Ether extract % DM 0.8 0.2 0.6 1.1 6
Ash % DM 7.7 8.3 2.2 23.3 6
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.1 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 5.7 8.6 1.0 22.8 6
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.5 3.9 0.5 10.4 6
Potassium g/kg DM 7.0 0.8 6.2 8.1 6
Sodium g/kg DM 0.5 0.6 0.1 1.1 3
Magnesium g/kg DM 1.8 0.3 1.5 2.1 6
Manganese mg/kg DM 69 18 54 90 3
Zinc mg/kg DM 19 13 10 34 3
Copper mg/kg DM 4 3 3 8 3
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 56.4 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 53.9 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 9.7 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 7.9 *

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

References

CIRAD, 1991

Last updated on 27/11/2012 16:24:29

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