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Beet tops, silage

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 21.9 1
Crude protein % DM 10.6 1
Crude fibre % DM 14.2 1
Ether extract % DM 5.8 1
Ash % DM 22.8 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 15.7 *
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
ME ruminants (FAO, 1982) MJ/kg DM 9.2 1
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 62.5 1

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


Vargas et al., 1965; Woodman, 1945

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:46

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