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Carpet grass (Axonopus fissifolius), hay

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 89.0   87.0 91.0 2  
Crude protein % DM 4.7   3.8 5.6 2  
NDF % DM 72.0         *
ADF % DM 43.0       1  
Lignin % DM 6.0         *
Ash % DM 7.6       1  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.2       1  
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 2.1       1  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 0.5       1  
Potassium g/kg DM 3.4       1  
Sodium g/kg DM 0.7       1  
Magnesium g/kg DM 1.5       1  
Manganese mg/kg DM 421       1  
Zinc mg/kg DM 19       1  
Copper mg/kg DM 4       1  
Iron mg/kg DM 226       1  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 52.4       1  
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 49.1         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.4         *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 24.6       1  

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

References

Cohen, 1974; Lloyd et al., 1992

Last updated on 23/04/2013 16:05:41

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