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Barbadinho (Desmodium barbatum), aerial part, dry

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 83.0 1
Crude protein % DM 10.4 1
Crude fibre % DM 34.7 1
Ether extract % DM 4.0 1
Ash % DM 3.9 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 19.7 *
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 3.4 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 0.5 1
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 67.5 1
ME ruminants (FAO, 1982) MJ/kg DM 10.5 1
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 73.0 1

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


Calvino, 1952

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

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