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Butterfly pea (Clitoria ternatea), aerial part, hay

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 92.1 2.6 89.0 97.6 11
Crude protein % DM 19.1 3.8 13.0 23.3 11
Crude fibre % DM 31.4 6.6 21.2 38.3 8
NDF % DM 50.6 5.2 42.4 60.2 8
ADF % DM 41.7 3.9 37.0 46.9 7
Lignin % DM 11.6 3.9 7.1 16.1 8
Ether extract % DM 3.6 0.8 2.3 4.4 8
Ash % DM 8.0 1.1 6.1 10.3 11
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 19.2 0.1 17.2 19.2 3 *
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 53.3 3.0 50.0 56.0 3
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 50.9 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 9.8 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 7.7 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 74.0 7.1 63.8 79.8 4
 
Poultry nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
TME poultry MJ/kg DM 6.2 5.5 6.9 2

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

References

Barro et al., 1983; Barros et al., 1991; Barros et al., 2004; Marin et al., 2003; Medrano, 2001; Monforte et al., 2002; Ratan et al., 1982; Upadhyaya et al., 1983

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:45:43

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