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Ear maize, with husks, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 18.6       1  
Crude protein % DM 9.4 1.3 8.1 11.8 6  
Crude fibre % DM 15.9 5.5 9.8 23.1 6  
NDF % DM 47.0         *
ADF % DM 20.1         *
Ether extract % DM 2.9 0.7 1.6 3.5 6  
Ash % DM 2.4 1.3 1.2 4.0 6  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.4         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 1.1       1  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 3.2       1  
Potassium g/kg DM 9.1       1  
Sodium g/kg DM 0.5       1  
               
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Alanine % protein 7.7 0.0 7.7 7.7 3  
Arginine % protein 5.0 0.7 4.6 5.8 3  
Aspartic acid % protein 6.7 0.2 6.5 6.9 3  
Glutamic acid % protein 18.6 0.8 17.9 19.4 3  
Glycine % protein 3.9 0.2 3.7 4.0 3  
Histidine % protein 2.5 0.2 2.3 2.7 3  
Isoleucine % protein 3.6 0.1 3.5 3.7 3  
Leucine % protein 13.3 0.4 13.0 13.7 3  
Lysine % protein 2.9 0.2 2.8 3.1 3  
Phenylalanine % protein 5.0 0.1 4.9 5.1 3  
Proline % protein 8.7 0.2 8.6 8.9 3  
Serine % protein 4.7 0.1 4.7 4.8 3  
Threonine % protein 4.1 0.1 4.0 4.2 3  
Tyrosine % protein 4.1 0.2 4.0 4.3 3  
Valine % protein 4.4 0.6 3.7 4.8 3  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 62.9         *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 60.9         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 11.2         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 9.3         *
               
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 53.2         *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 9.8         *

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

References

Giardini et al., 1976; Holm, 1971; Zelter et al., 1974

Last updated on 24/02/2015 00:27:35

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