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Jungle rice (Echinochloa colona), aerial part, dry

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 92.2 7.3 73.5 97.9 9
Crude protein % DM 5.4 1.8 2.6 7.8 10
Crude fibre % DM 37.5 4.9 30.7 45.5 10
NDF % DM 72.6 *
ADF % DM 43.6 *
Lignin % DM 6.2 *
Ether extract % DM 1.1 0.3 0.5 1.7 8
Ash % DM 16.5 6.4 10.8 31.9 10
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 16.5 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 3.4 0.9 2.0 4.7 10
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.5 0.7 0.6 2.8 10
Potassium g/kg DM 18.8 5.8 10.8 26.9 10
Magnesium g/kg DM 3.0 1.2 1.9 5.7 10
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 55.5 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 53.0 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.7 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 7.0 *

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

References

CIRAD, 1991

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:45:33

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