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Niger (Guizotia abyssinica), seeds

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 94.2 93.4 95.0 2
Crude protein % DM 22.9 21.5 24.2 2
Crude fibre % DM 15.7 14.6 16.8 2
NDF % DM 25.4 1
ADF % DM 21.5 1
Lignin % DM 14.0 1
Ether extract % DM 38.9 37.9 40.0 2
Ash % DM 5.2 5.1 5.3 2
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 26.9 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 4.0 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 6.9 1
Potassium g/kg DM 9.1 1
Magnesium g/kg DM 3.6 1
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 65.5 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 17.6 *

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

References

CIRAD, 1991; Woodman, 1945

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:40

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