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White clover (Trifolium repens), silage

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 33.5 7.4 24.3 41.1 4  
Crude protein % DM 21.5 1.7 19.6 23.8 4  
Crude fibre % DM 25.3         *
NDF % DM 33.6 5.8 29.4 41.9 4  
ADF % DM 29.6 3.3 25.3 33.2 4  
Ash % DM 10.5 2.3 8.8 13.1 3  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.6         *
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 70.4         *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 66.5         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 12.4         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 9.8         *
a (N) % 68.7       1  
b (N) % 24.8       1  
c (N) h-1 0.063       1  
Nitrogen degradability (effective, k=4%) % 84         *
Nitrogen degradability (effective, k=6%) % 81         *

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

References

Dewhurst et al., 2003; Van Dorland et al., 2007; Van Dorland et al., 2008

Last updated on 10/09/2013 17:31:28

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