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Soybeans (all)

Include raw and processed whole soybeans

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 88.7 1.8 83.1 94.5 7315  
Crude protein % DM 39.6 1.4 35.3 43.8 7125  
Crude fibre % DM 6.2 1.3 3.1 10.0 3753  
NDF % DM 13.2 3.0 7.8 18.7 90 *
ADF % DM 7.7 1.7 4.7 11.5 84 *
Lignin % DM 1.2 0.6 0.1 2.4 86 *
Ether extract % DM 21.4 1.7 16.6 25.9 3466  
Ash % DM 5.7 0.4 4.4 7.2 3372  
Starch (polarimetry) % DM 6.4 1.9 2.4 10.2 125  
Total sugars % DM 8.7 0.8 7.0 10.3 112  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 23.6 0.4 22.5 24.1 51 *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 3.2 0.8 1.2 5.3 617  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 6.1 0.6 4.7 7.5 600  
Potassium g/kg DM 18.0 1.8 14.4 21.1 54  
Sodium g/kg DM 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.2 109  
Magnesium g/kg DM 2.4 0.1 2.1 2.7 30  
Manganese mg/kg DM 29 9 14 57 19  
Zinc mg/kg DM 43 13 12 65 19  
Copper mg/kg DM 19 11 10 47 18  
Iron mg/kg DM 121 30 67 209 16  
               
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Alanine % protein 4.3 0.2 3.8 4.6 45  
Arginine % protein 7.2 0.3 6.6 7.9 51  
Aspartic acid % protein 11.1 0.4 10.1 11.9 50  
Cystine % protein 1.5 0.2 1.3 1.9 71  
Glutamic acid % protein 17.8 0.5 16.9 18.7 39  
Glycine % protein 4.2 0.1 4.0 4.5 45  
Histidine % protein 2.6 0.2 2.3 3.1 48  
Isoleucine % protein 4.5 0.2 4.2 4.8 48  
Leucine % protein 7.5 0.2 7.1 7.9 45  
Lysine % protein 6.2 0.2 5.7 6.7 102  
Methionine % protein 1.4 0.1 1.2 1.7 82  
Phenylalanine % protein 5.0 0.1 4.7 5.3 48  
Proline % protein 5.0 0.3 4.5 5.6 41  
Serine % protein 5.0 0.2 4.5 5.4 46  
Threonine % protein 3.9 0.2 3.6 4.4 62  
Tryptophan % protein 1.3 0.0 1.2 1.4 20  
Tyrosine % protein 3.6 0.1 3.3 3.8 27  
Valine % protein 4.7 0.2 4.4 5.2 49  
               
Fatty acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Palmitic acid C16:0 % fatty acids 11.3 1.1 10.0 15.0 28  
Stearic acid C18:0 % fatty acids 3.6 0.3 2.8 4.3 28  
Oleic acid C18:1 % fatty acids 22.9 1.6 19.9 26.9 29  
Linoleic acid C18:2 % fatty acids 53.6 1.7 48.9 57.0 32  
Linolenic acid C18:3 % fatty acids 7.8 1.0 6.3 10.1 27  
               
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Tannins (eq. tannic acid) g/kg DM 8.5 7.6 2.2 17.0 3  
Tannins, condensed (eq. catechin) g/kg DM 0.4   0.0 0.8 2  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 81.4 6.4 76.3 92.0 5 *
OM digestibility, ruminants (gas production) % 72       1  
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 83.7 7.7 73.1 91.0 4 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 19.8         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 15.3         *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 92.5   85.0 100.0 2  
a (N) % 28.7 17.1 8.7 55.6 6  
b (N) % 61.7 21.8 22.9 87.4 6  
c (N) h-1 0.086 0.045 0.050 0.162 6  
Nitrogen degradability (effective, k=4%) % 71 17 42 87 5 *
Nitrogen degradability (effective, k=6%) % 65 18 36 92 14 *
               
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 85.9 8.5 71.5 92.3 8 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 20.3 2.1 17.2 22.1 9 *
MEn growing pig MJ/kg DM 19.3         *
NE growing pig MJ/kg DM 14.0         *
Nitrogen digestibility, growing pig % 86.5 6.3 77.0 94.8 9  
               
Poultry nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
AMEn cockerel MJ/kg DM 16.0 0.7 14.8 17.6 13  
AMEn broiler MJ/kg DM 17.1 2.6 15.1 22.1 6  
               
Rabbit nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Energy digestibility, rabbit % 83.9   79.6 90.1 2 *
DE rabbit MJ/kg DM 19.8   18.6 21.1 2  
Nitrogen digestibility, rabbit % 88.0       1  
MEn rabbit MJ/kg DM 18.1         *

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

References

ADAS, 1988; AFZ, 2011; Agunbiade et al., 1992; Agunbiade et al., 2004; Ajayi et al., 2009; Ashes et al., 1978; Aufrère et al., 1988; Aufrère et al., 1991; Behnke, 1983; Beran et al., 2005; Bui Xuan Men et al., 1995; Cavani et al., 1996; CIRAD, 1991; CIRAD, 2008; Clark et al., 1993; Clark et al., 1997; De Boever et al., 1988; De Boever et al., 1994; Dewar, 1967; Faldet et al., 1991; Fan et al., 1995; Flachowsky et al., 1997; Garg et al., 2002; Goes et al., 2010; Grela et al., 1995; Henderson et al., 1984; Herkelman et al., 1992; Holm, 1971; Islam et al., 1997; Kan et al., 1988; Kendall et al., 1982; Knabe et al., 1989; Lah et al., 1980; Laining et al., 2004; Lawrence, 1978; Lessire et al., 1988; Madsen et al., 1984; Maertens et al., 1985; Marcondes et al., 2009; Martinez et al., 2004; Marty et al., 1993; Masoero et al., 1994; Michalet-Doreau et al., 1985; Min Wang et al., 2008; Mjoun et al., 2010; Mohamed et al., 1988; Moss et al., 1994; Nalle, 2009; Nehring et al., 1963; Nengas et al., 1995; Noblet, 2001; NRC, 1994; Pozy et al., 1996; Qiao ShiYan et al., 2004; Quinsac et al., 2005; Ravindran et al., 1994; Rudolph et al., 1983; Secchiari et al., 2003; Shen YingRan et al., 2004; Tiwari et al., 2006; Van Dijk et al., 1982; Walker, 1975; Wiseman et al., 1992

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