maize, whole plant, hybrid Ex224 (#2604)

Materialmaize, whole plant, hybrid Ex224
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ cattle feed
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [240] gewassen ▸ [241] mais
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2003-04-11
LiteratureM. R. Tovar-Gomez, J. C. Emile, B. Michalet-Doreau and Y. Barriere: In situ degradation kinetics of maize hybrid stalks. Animal Feed Science and Technology 68(1-2) (1997) 77-88.


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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 71.90
Ash content wt% 1.91 6.80

Ultimate Analysis

Total (with halides) wt% 73.81 6.80 0.00 Calculated

Chemical Analyses

Biochemical composition

Cellulose wt% (dry) 29.50 van Soest
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 19.50 van Soest
Lignin wt% (dry) 4.60 Measured
Total non-structural carbo-hydrates (TNC) wt% (dry) 21.80 Measured
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 82.20 Calculated