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Flax shives

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 90.7 1.0 89.8 91.8 3  
Crude protein % DM 5.3 0.7 4.7 6.0 3  
Crude fibre % DM 58.6 3.1 56.4 62.2 3  
NDF % DM 82.9   81.5 84.3 2  
ADF % DM 62.7   61.1 64.3 2  
Lignin % DM 23.5       1  
Ether extract % DM 1.9       1  
Ash % DM 4.5 1.2 3.7 5.9 3  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 19.5         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 5.5   3.5 7.5 2  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.0   0.7 1.3 2  
Potassium g/kg DM 4.9       1  
Iron mg/kg DM 395       1  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 37.9         *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 34.4         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 6.7         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 5.3         *

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

References

AFZ, 2011

Last updated on 19/08/2014 16:16:08

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