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Sunn hemp (Crotalaria juncea), seeds

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 96          
Crude protein % DM 40.3          
Crude fibre % DM 10          
Ether extract % DM 1.4          
Ash % DM 5.6          
Neutral detergent fibre % DM 19.1         *
Acid detergent fibre % DM 11.4         *
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 19.5         *
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 13.5         *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 90         *
OM digestibility, ruminants % 91         *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 80         *

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


Oyenuga, 1968

Last updated on 21/12/2017 00:01:26

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