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Mat bean (Vigna aconitifolia), hay

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 86.2 1
Crude protein % DM 12.2 4.4 8.9 17.2 3
Crude fibre % DM 28.4 1.4 26.8 29.4 3
Ether extract % DM 1.8 0.1 1.7 1.9 3
Ash % DM 13.4 1.2 12.0 14.4 3
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.3 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 21.5 19.6 23.4 2
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.5 1.2 1.8 2
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 62.1 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 58.6 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.1 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.1 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 67.0 1

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

References

Fraps, 1916; Patnayak et al., 1979; Sen, 1938

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:34

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