lucerne (#2624)

Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ alfalfa ▸ lucerne
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [240] gewassen ▸ [249] overige gewassen
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2003-04-11
LiteratureK. Singh, H. Honig, M. Wermke and E. Zimmer: Fermentation pattern and changes in cell wall constituents of straw-forage silages, straws and partners during storage. Animal Feed Science and Technology 61(1-4) (1996) 137-153.


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

Fuel Properties

Proximate Analysis

Moisture content wt% 74.40

Chemical Analyses

Biochemical composition

Cellulose wt% (dry) 12.70 van Soest
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 5.90 van Soest
Lignin wt% (dry) 4.00 Measured
Protein wt% (dry) 25.90 Measured
Total non-structural carbo-hydrates (TNC) wt% (dry) 11.80 Measured
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 60.30 Calculated