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Jungle rice (Echinochloa colona), aerial part, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 26.0 12.7 12.7 55.3 17  
Crude protein % DM 9.1 3.6 3.4 15.8 19  
Crude fibre % DM 34.4 3.2 29.8 39.0 17  
NDF % DM 69.6         *
ADF % DM 40.2         *
Lignin % DM 5.4         *
Ether extract % DM 1.8 0.5 1.1 2.5 17  
Ash % DM 14.5 1.9 11.6 17.4 19  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.1         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 4.5 3.2 1.9 17.0 19  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.2 1.2 0.5 4.2 19  
Potassium g/kg DM 27.4 10.8 6.9 48.2 17  
Sodium g/kg DM 2.2 3.5 0.3 7.4 4  
Magnesium g/kg DM 2.8 0.8 1.6 4.4 14  
Manganese mg/kg DM 203   70 336 2  
Zinc mg/kg DM 39   33 44 2  
Copper mg/kg DM 8   3 13 2  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 62.7         *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 59.9         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.2         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.2         *

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

References

Bartha, 1970; CIRAD, 1991; Gill, 1970; Holm, 1971; Zaharaby et al., 2001

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

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