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Quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa), aerial part, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 13.8 2.6 9 18.9 24  
Crude protein % DM 18.8 5.1 11.2 31.1 46  
Crude fibre % DM 18.7       1 *
Neutral detergent fibre % DM 45.8 12.7 26.6 63.9 41  
Acid detergent fibre % DM 21.5 8 9 35 23  
Ether extract % DM 4.4       1  
Ash % DM 26.4 5.8 14.7 33.6 7  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 15.4         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 16 7.4 10.1 30 25  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.4 0.5 2 3 8  
Potassium g/kg DM 75.7 17.1 20.8 99.3 25  
Sodium g/kg DM 61.94 37.42 10.65 152 17  
Magnesium g/kg DM 9.2 2.1 5.9 16 25  
Zinc mg/kg DM 200 92 58 362 17  
Copper mg/kg DM 121 9 104 138 17  
Iron mg/kg DM 847 24 792 894 17  
               
In vitro digestibility and solubility Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
In vitro DM digestibility (pepsin) % 75 8 62 85 12  
               
Ruminants nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 81.8         *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 78.2         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 12.1         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 9.5         *
               
Rabbit nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
DE rabbit MJ/kg DM 7.4         *
Energy digestibility, rabbit % 47.7         *

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

References

Bañuelos-Tavares et al., 1995; Baskota et al., 2017; Bhargava et al., 2008; Gonzalez et al., 2016; Podkówka et al., 2018; Prakash et al., 1993

Last updated on 11/11/2019 17:49:41

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