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Maize grain, white

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 87.7 1.4 84.0 89.8 80
Crude protein % DM 9.3 1.0 8.0 11.8 81
Crude fibre % DM 2.2 0.4 1.6 3.3 71
NDF % DM 13.1 9.9 16.2 2
ADF % DM 2.6 2.6 2.7 2
Lignin % DM 0.2 0.0 0.4 2
Ether extract % DM 4.3 0.4 3.7 5.1 62
Ash % DM 1.4 0.2 1.1 1.8 53
Starch (polarimetry) % DM 74.9 1.8 71.0 78.6 49
Total sugars % DM 1.8 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.7 18.2 18.8 2 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 0.6 0.5 0.1 1.5 33
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.8 0.4 2.3 3.5 35
Potassium g/kg DM 8.3 13.4 3.1 41.3 8
Sodium g/kg DM 0.0 1
Magnesium g/kg DM 1.3 0.2 1.1 1.5 7
Manganese mg/kg DM 10 6 3 21 7
Zinc mg/kg DM 24 6 18 33 4
Copper mg/kg DM 3 0 3 3 3
 
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Alanine % protein 7.5 1
Arginine % protein 4.8 4.6 5.1 2
Aspartic acid % protein 7.1 1
Cystine % protein 1.9 0.7 1.2 2.7 3
Glutamic acid % protein 20.3 1
Glycine % protein 3.5 3.5 3.6 2
Histidine % protein 3.2 3.1 3.3 2
Isoleucine % protein 3.8 3.1 4.4 2
Leucine % protein 11.7 10.7 12.7 2
Lysine % protein 3.5 0.6 3.0 4.2 3
Methionine % protein 1.6 0.5 1.1 1.9 3
Phenylalanine % protein 5.2 5.1 5.3 2
Serine % protein 5.4 1
Threonine % protein 3.4 3.1 3.8 2
Tryptophan % protein 1.0 1
Tyrosine % protein 3.9 3.7 4.0 2
Valine % protein 5.6 4.4 6.7 2
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 89.0 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 86.6 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 16.2 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 13.7 *
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 88.8 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 16.6 *
MEn growing pig MJ/kg DM 16.2 *
NE growing pig MJ/kg DM 13.0 *

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

References

AFZ, 2011; CIRAD, 1991; Cirad, 2008; Dewar, 1967; Embrapa, 1991; Jacob et al., 1996; Jacob et al., 1996; Naik, 1967; Owusu-Domfeh et al., 1970; Swaminathan et al., 1970; Wainman et al., 1984

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:26

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