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Slender grama (Bouteloua repens), aerial part, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Crude protein % DM 6.3 2.8 3.3 14.0 17  
Crude fibre % DM 27.5         *
NDF % DM 62.2 2.3 62.2 70.4 8 *
ADF % DM 31.5 2.4 28.4 36.8 16  
Lignin % DM 3.5 1.9 3.5 11.2 16 *
Ether extract % DM 1.5       1  
Ash % DM 11.1       1  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.2         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 1.9 0.2 1.7 2.1 4  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.1 0.5 0.7 1.8 4  
Potassium g/kg DM 8.9 5.7 4.2 17.1 4  
Sodium g/kg DM 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 4  
Magnesium g/kg DM 1.5 0.4 1.1 1.9 4  
Manganese mg/kg DM 88 39 55 143 4  
Zinc mg/kg DM 63 30 45 108 4  
Copper mg/kg DM 13 3 10 17 4  
Iron mg/kg DM 258 117 151 401 4  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 68.0         *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 64.9         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 11.2         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 9.2         *

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

References

Chamorro et al., 2005; Chamorro et al., 2005; Cuchillo et al., 2013

Last updated on 18/09/2016 15:58:02

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