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Sorghum gluten feed

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 91.2 3.3 89.2 95.0 3
Crude protein % DM 25.3 1.2 24.6 26.7 3
Crude fibre % DM 8.0 1.7 6.1 9.5 3
Ether extract % DM 5.8 1.6 4.8 7.6 3
Ash % DM 6.4 3.2 2.7 8.3 3
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 19.6 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 0.3 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.7 1
Potassium g/kg DM 0.6 1
Sodium g/kg DM 0.2 1
Manganese mg/kg DM 254 1
Zinc mg/kg DM 158 1
Iron mg/kg DM 2056 1
 
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Arginine % protein 1.7 0.3 3.2 2
Cystine % protein 1.6 1
Glycine % protein 4.0 1
Histidine % protein 1.4 0.9 2.0 2
Isoleucine % protein 1.9 1.1 2.8 2
Leucine % protein 8.0 1
Lysine % protein 1.0 0.3 1.6 2
Methionine % protein 1.0 0.5 1.6 2
Phenylalanine % protein 3.2 1
Threonine % protein 3.2 1
Tryptophan % protein 0.4 1
Tyrosine % protein 2.4 1
Valine % protein 5.6 1
 
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Tannins, condensed (eq. catechin) g/kg DM 0.0 1
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 83.0 *

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

References

Mustafa et al., 1993; Reiners et al., 1973; Watson, 1970

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:45:05

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