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Hook grass (Leptothrium senegalense), aerial part, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Crude protein % DM 9.3 1
Crude fibre % DM 38.9 1
NDF % DM 73.8 *
ADF % DM 45.1 *
Lignin % DM 6.5 *
Ether extract % DM 1.3 1
Ash % DM 7.5 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.5 *
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 58.7 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 56.1 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.4 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.3 *

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

References

Dougall et al., 1965

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:21

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