brewers grains (#2595)

Materialbrewers grains
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ organic residue/product ▸ grain/meal
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [240] gewassen ▸ [242] granen
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2003-04-11
LiteratureN. N. X. Dung, L. H. Manh and P. Uden: Tropical fibre sources for pigs--digestibility, digesta retention and estimation of fibre digestibility in vitro. Animal Feed Science and Technology 102(1-4) (2002) 109-124.


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

Main biomass properties

Proximate analysis

Moisture content wt% (ar)
Ash content wt% 5.10

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Total (with halides) wt% 5.10 0.00 Calculated

Biochemical analysis

Cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin

Cellulose wt% (dry) 14.70 van Soest
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 30.30 van Soest
Lignin wt% (dry) 6.10 Measured


Lipids wt% (dry) 5.30 Measured
Protein wt% (dry) 31.10 Measured
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 92.60 Calculated