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Barley grain, naked varieties

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 86.8 1.1 85.7 88.6 7
Crude protein % DM 14.4 2.2 9.8 16.6 15
Crude fibre % DM 2.3 0.3 1.7 2.8 10
NDF % DM 12.8 2.6 10.1 16.3 7
ADF % DM 2.9 1.0 2.0 5.2 8
Lignin % DM 0.6 0.2 0.5 1.0 5
Ether extract % DM 2.3 0.1 2.1 2.4 4
Ash % DM 2.1 0.1 1.9 2.4 11
Starch (enzymatic) % DM 61.00 6.07 52.50 66.10 4
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.6 0.2 18.1 19.0 14 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 0.5 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 4.3 1
Magnesium g/kg DM 1.5 1
Manganese mg/kg DM 15 1
Zinc mg/kg DM 30 1
Copper mg/kg DM 5 1
Iron mg/kg DM 55 1
 
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Alanine % protein 4.5 1
Arginine % protein 5.4 0.4 5.1 5.9 4
Aspartic acid % protein 6.0 1
Cystine % protein 2.7 0.5 2.3 3.4 4
Glutamic acid % protein 21.6 1
Glycine % protein 4.4 1
Histidine % protein 2.5 0.5 2.2 3.2 4
Isoleucine % protein 3.8 0.1 3.6 3.9 4
Leucine % protein 7.2 0.3 6.8 7.4 4
Lysine % protein 3.8 0.1 3.6 3.9 4
Methionine % protein 1.8 0.1 1.6 1.9 4
Phenylalanine % protein 5.2 0.3 4.7 5.4 4
Proline % protein 9.6 1
Serine % protein 4.2 1
Threonine % protein 3.6 0.1 3.5 3.7 4
Tryptophan % protein 1.0 1
Tyrosine % protein 3.4 0.3 3.1 3.8 4
Valine % protein 5.3 0.2 5.1 5.7 4
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 88.8 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 86.5 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 16.1 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 13.4 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 72.1 *
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 87.5 0.8 86.6 88.8 8 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 16.2 0.4 15.7 16.8 9 *
MEn growing pig MJ/kg DM 15.1 1

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

References

AFZ, 2011; Bach Knudsen, 1997; Beames et al., 1996; Bell et al., 1989; Bell et al., 1993; Henry et al., 1975; Perez et al., 1980; Perez et al., 1982; Ramsey et al., 2001; Yamazaki et al., 1986

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:45:29

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