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Hay – Mid Quality (NS AVG)

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This represents the composition of a mid-quality mixed legume/grass hay in Nova Scotia, Canada. It contains 10% CP and 57% NDF.
Mad Barn's Feed Bank provides nutritional profiles on +3,400 forages, feeds and supplements used in the equine diet. With our free diet formulation tool, this data can be used by horse owners and nutritionists to design balanced feeding programs for horses in their care.


Cost:
$0.35 / kg
Dry Matter:
87%
Digestible Energy:
2 Mcal / kg (DM)
NUTRITIONAL ANALYSIS:
(Per gram feeding rate)
Nutrients Concentration Per 5000 g
Digestible Energy 2 Mcal / kg 8.7 Mcal
Crude Protein 10 % DM 435 g
Lysine 0.44 % DM 19.3 g
Calcium -- % DM -- g
Phosphorus 0.25 % DM 10.9 g
Magnesium 0.2 % DM 8.7 g
Potassium 1.8 % DM 78.3 g
Sulfur 0.2 % DM 8.7 g
Sodium 0.03 % DM 1.31 g
Chloride 0.6 % DM 26.1 g
Iron 125 ppm 544 mg
Zinc 20 ppm 87 mg
Copper 7 ppm 30.5 mg
Manganese 25 ppm 109 mg
Selenium -- ppm -- mg
Cobalt -- ppm -- mg
Iodine -- ppm -- mg
Vitamin A -- KIU / kg -- KIU
Vitamin D -- KIU / kg -- KIU
Vitamin E -- IU / kg -- IU
Thiamine -- ppm -- mg
Riboflavin -- ppm -- mg
Nutrients Concentration Per 5000 g
Protein
Crude Protein (CP) 10 % DM 435 g
Soluble Protein (SP) 40 % CP 174 g
Non-Protein Nitrogen (NPN) 96 % SP 167 g
Acid Detergent Insoluble Protein (ADIP) 10 % CP 43.5 g
Neutral Detergent Insoluble Protein (NDIP) 32 % CP 139 g
Lysine 4.43 % CP 19.3 g
Methionine 1.4 % CP 6.09 g
Arginine 4.61 % CP 20.1 g
Threonine 3.92 % CP 17.1 g
Leucine 7.38 % CP 32.1 g
Isoleucine 4.42 % CP 19.2 g
Valine 5.49 % CP 23.9 g
Histidine 1.81 % CP 7.87 g
Phenylalanine 4.91 % CP 21.4 g
Tryptophan 1.63 % CP 7.09 g
Nutrients Concentration Per 5000 g
Carbohydrates
Acid Detergent Fiber (ADF) 38 % DM 1653 g
Neutral Detergent Fiber (NDF) 57 % DM 2480 g
Lignin 6.84 % DM 298 g
Non-Fiber Carbohydrate (NFC) 22.2 % DM 966 g
Non-Structural Carbohydrate (NSC) 8.9848 % DM 391 g
Sugar 8.168 % DM 355 g
Starch 0.8168 % DM 35.5 g
Soluble Fiber 13.2152 % DM 575 g
Nutrients Concentration Per 5000 g
Minerals & Vitamins
Ash 8 % DM 348 g
Calcium -- % DM -- g
Phosphorus 0.25 % DM 10.9 g
Magnesium 0.2 % DM 8.7 g
Potassium 1.8 % DM 78.3 g
Sulfur 0.2 % DM 8.7 g
Sodium 0.03 % DM 1.31 g
Chloride 0.6 % DM 26.1 g
Iron 125 ppm 544 mg
Zinc 20 ppm 87 mg
Copper 7 ppm 30.5 mg
Manganese 25 ppm 109 mg
Selenium -- ppm -- mg
Cobalt -- ppm -- mg
Iodine -- ppm -- mg
Vitamin A -- KIU / kg -- KIU
Vitamin D -- KIU / kg -- KIU
Vitamin E -- IU / kg -- IU
Thiamine -- ppm -- mg
Riboflavin -- ppm -- mg
Chromium -- ppm -- mg
Biotin -- ppm -- mg
Folate -- ppm -- mg
Niacin -- ppm -- mg
Pantothenic Acid -- ppm -- mg
Pyridoxine -- ppm -- mg
Vitamin B12 -- ppm -- μg
Choline -- ppm -- mg
Menadione (Vitamin K3) -- ppm -- mg
Ascorbate (Vitamin C) -- ppm -- mg
Nutrients Concentration Per 5000 g
Fat/Fatty Acids
EE (Ether Extract) 2.8 % DM 122 g
TFAee (Total Fatty Acids) 62 % EE 75.5 g
Glycerol 0.21824 % DM 9.49 g
Pigment 0.99776 % DM 43.4 g
Lauric acid/C12:0 1.15 % TFAee 0.87 g
Myristic acid/C14:0 0.615 % TFAee 0.46 g
Palmitic acid/C16:0 18.98 % TFAee 14.3 g
Palmitoleic acid/C16:1 1.77 % TFAee 1.34 g
Stearic acid/C18:0 2.785 % TFAee 2.1 g
Elaidic acid/C18:1T 0.17 % TFAee 0.13 g
Oleic acid/C18:1C 1.85 % TFAee 1.4 g
Linoleic acid/C18:2 33.21 % TFAee 25.1 g
Alpha-Linolenic acid/C18:3 33.39 % TFAee 25.2 g
Docosahexaenoic acid/C22:6 -- % TFAee -- g
Other 6.08 % TFAee 4.59 g
Nutrients Concentration Per 5000 g
Additive
Bacterial/Yeast -- cfu x 109 / g -- cfu x 109
Total Enzyme Activity -- U / kg -- U
= Guaranteed Analysis provided by manufacturer
= Independent Analysis by 3rd party laboratory
= Publicly available dataset
= Prediction based on other nutrient value
= Calculation based on other nutrient value


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