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Hemp seeds

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 90.6 3.0 87.4 93.4 3
Crude protein % DM 23.9 3.5 20.0 26.7 3
Crude fibre % DM 16.5 1
NDF % DM 39.8 1
Ether extract % DM 35.7 35.5 35.8 2
Ash % DM 5.7 1.0 4.6 6.4 3
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 26.2 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 6.1 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 4.6 1
Magnesium g/kg DM 4.2 1
 
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Arginine % protein 5.0 1
Histidine % protein 3.9 1
Isoleucine % protein 4.4 1
Leucine % protein 7.7 1
Lysine % protein 2.7 1
Methionine % protein 2.2 1
Phenylalanine % protein 5.8 1
Threonine % protein 3.8 1
Tryptophan % protein 1.5 1
Valine % protein 6.3 1
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 79.2 1
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 82.5 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 21.6 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 17.2 *
ME ruminants (FAO, 1982) MJ/kg DM 17.4 1
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 75.3 1
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 64.2 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 16.8 *

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

References

AFZ, 2011; Block et al., 1945; Silversides et al., 2005; Woodman, 1945

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:30

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