wheat, whole crop (#2651)

Materialwheat, whole crop
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ cattle feed ▸ wheat, whole crop
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [220] stro ▸ [223] tarwestro
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2003-05-05
Remarksflowering cultivar Gonen
LiteratureI. Filya: Nutritive value of whole crop wheat silage harvested at three stages of maturity. Animal Feed Science and Technology 103(1-4) (2003) 85-95.


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

Main biomass properties

Proximate analysis

Moisture content wt% 64.10
Ash content wt% 3.48 9.70

Ultimate analysis (macroelements)

Total (with halides) wt% 67.58 9.70 0.00 Calculated

Biochemical analysis

Cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin

Cellulose wt% (dry) 32.90 van Soest
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 16.00 van Soest
Lignin wt% (dry) 8.10 Measured


Protein wt% (dry) 7.00 Measured
Total non-structural carbo-hydrates (TNC) wt% (dry) 10.10 Measured
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 83.80 Calculated