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Sunflower stalks

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 89.8 1
Crude protein % DM 7.3 4.3 2.8 11.2 4
Crude fibre % DM 37.8 5.5 31.0 43.9 4
Ether extract % DM 1.5 0.4 1.1 2.0 3
Ash % DM 11.7 0.7 11.1 12.6 4
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.4 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 8.3 7.7 8.9 2
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.6 2.6 2.7 2
Potassium g/kg DM 38.4 38.0 38.7 2
Magnesium g/kg DM 9.2 7.8 10.5 2
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 50.9 1
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 47.2 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.2 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 6.6 *

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

References

Alibes et al., 1990; CIRAD, 1991; Rasool et al., 1998

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:45:46

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