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Narbon beans (Vicia narbonensis)

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 90.6 1.2 88.8 93.7 18  
Crude protein % DM 27.2 1.8 23.7 29.7 18  
Crude fibre % DM 10.1 1.5 8.8 11.6 4  
NDF % DM 24.2 6.6 15.0 38.7 19  
ADF % DM 13.5 2.3 9.8 17.6 18  
Lignin % DM 3.0 2.1 0.9 5.1 3  
Ether extract % DM 1.3 0.5 0.8 2.0 5  
Ash % DM 3.6 0.4 3.0 4.4 17  
Starch (polarimetry) % DM 24.1       1  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 19.0         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 2.3 2.5 0.9 6.8 5  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 3.9 1.6 2.2 5.9 5  
Potassium g/kg DM 11.8   11.1 12.5 2  
Sodium g/kg DM 0.0       1  
Magnesium g/kg DM 1.4 0.4 1.1 1.9 3  
Manganese mg/kg DM 133 188 20 350 3  
Zinc mg/kg DM 140 174 37 340 3  
Copper mg/kg DM 41 52 5 100 3  
Iron mg/kg DM 105 119 2 235 3  
               
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Alanine % protein 2.2 0.1 2.1 2.3 3  
Arginine % protein 1.7   1.4 1.9 2  
Aspartic acid % protein 10.5 1.2 9.3 11.8 3  
Cystine % protein 1.9   1.9 1.9 2  
Glutamic acid % protein 12.3 1.5 10.8 13.7 3  
Glycine % protein 7.7   7.0 8.4 2  
Histidine % protein 8.1 1.2 7.1 9.3 3  
Isoleucine % protein 6.7 0.2 6.6 6.9 3  
Leucine % protein 8.9 0.2 8.8 9.2 3  
Lysine % protein 7.8 1.0 6.6 8.8 4  
Methionine % protein 1.5 0.6 0.5 1.9 4  
Phenylalanine % protein 6.6 0.1 6.5 6.7 3  
Proline % protein 3.2 0.6 2.8 4.0 3  
Serine % protein 6.8 1.5 5.2 7.8 3  
Threonine % protein 4.9 0.2 4.7 5.1 3  
Tryptophan % protein 1.0   1.0 1.0 2  
Tyrosine % protein 4.4 0.7 3.8 5.2 3  
Valine % protein 7.3 0.2 7.1 7.5 3  
               
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Tannins, condensed (eq. catechin) g/kg DM 2.4 1.4 0.8 4.9 10  
               
In vitro digestibility and solubility Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, pepsin % 78.3 3.8 74.8 87.6 14  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 90.8         *
OM digestibility, ruminants (gas production) % 88       1  
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 89.5         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 17.0         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 13.6         *
ME ruminants (gas production) MJ/kg DM 8.4       1  
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 75.4       1  
a (N) % 31.8 4.6 26.6 35.2 3  
b (N) % 67.6 5.5 62.9 73.6 3  
c (N) h-1 0.108 0.066 0.053 0.181 3  
Nitrogen degradability (effective, k=4%) % 81 10 69 88 3 *
Nitrogen degradability (effective, k=6%) % 75 11 61 83 3 *

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

References

Aletor et al., 1994; Brand et al., 2004; Charalambous et al., 1999; Guedes et al., 1996; Hadjipanayiotou et al., 2003; Hadjipanayiotou, 2000; Jacques et al., 1994; Selmi et al., 2010; Yu et al., 2001

Last updated on 15/12/2013 01:17:38

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