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Velvet bean (Mucuna pruriens), hay

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 90.6 1
Crude protein % DM 14.8 1
Crude fibre % DM 30.7 1
Ether extract % DM 2.6 1
Ash % DM 8.9 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.5 *
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 60.8 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 57.3 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.6 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.5 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 63.9 1

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

References

Walker, 1975

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:45:16

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