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Whale meal

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 93.3 92.0 94.6 2
Crude protein % DM 75.6 58.4 92.8 2
Crude fibre % DM 0.0 0.0 0.0 2
Ether extract % DM 8.4 3.7 13.0 2
Ash % DM 14.6 2.2 27.0 2
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 21.1 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 33.4 0.4 66.3 2
Phosphorus g/kg DM 17.3 0.9 33.7 2
 
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Arginine % protein 5.0 1
Cystine % protein 0.9 1
Histidine % protein 2.3 1
Isoleucine % protein 5.1 1
Leucine % protein 7.6 1
Lysine % protein 7.3 1
Methionine % protein 1.7 1
Phenylalanine % protein 4.4 1
Threonine % protein 6.5 1
Tryptophan % protein 1.0 1
Tyrosine % protein 2.3 1
Valine % protein 2.8 1
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 90.1 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 19.0 *
Nitrogen digestibility, growing pig % 87.8 1

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

References

Nehring, 1959; Pritchard et al., 1960; Woodman et al., 1948

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:45:20

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