alfalfa, third harvest (#2254)

Materialalfalfa, third harvest
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ alfalfa
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [240] gewassen ▸ [249] overige gewassen
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2002-08-02
LiteratureJ.H. Cherney, J. Lowenberg - De Boer, K.D. Johnson, J.J. Volenec, Evaluation of grasses and legumes as energy resources, p.289-323 in Proceedings Energy from Biomass and Wastes XII, February 1988.


Property Unit Value Std dev Det lim Lab Date Method Remarks
ar dry daf

Chemical Analyses

Biochemical composition

Cellulose wt% (dry) 20.00 Measured
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 11.00 Measured
Lignin wt% (dry) 7.00 Measured
Protein wt% (dry) 21.00 Measured
Total non-structural carbo-hydrates (TNC) wt% (dry) 4.00 Measured
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 63.00 Calculated