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Table 2 Analyzed proximate composition (% of dry matter, unless otherwise indicated) of double-low rapeseed meals

From: Chemical composition, energy and amino acid digestibility in double-low rapeseed meal fed to growing pigs

Item Double-low rapeseed meal numbera     
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 Mean Maximum Minimum CVb
Dry matter 90.14 90.06 89.90 88.71 89.16 89.90 90.11 90.30 89.89 89.82 89.28 89.19 90.66 89.78 90.66 88.71 0.61
Crude protein 42.67 43.59 41.35 43.64 42.26 42.55 42.97 43.29 39.57 43.02 40.29 41.48 39.37 42.00 43.64 39.37 3.51
Ether extract 1.52 0.70 1.32 1.59 1.47 1.62 1.67 1.27 1.98 1.37 1.79 1.42 1.73 1.50 1.98 0.70 20.88
Crude fiber 15.15 15.14 14.48 12.73 13.50 15.35 17.26 13.16 12.60 13.41 14.81 14.15 15.08 14.37 17.26 12.6 9.03
Neutral detergent fibre 40.35 40.33 35.31 29.90 32.20 27.91 39.46 39.24 38.74 39.21 40.98 31.31 38.13 36.39 40.98 27.91 12.41
Acid detergent fibre 28.20 27.64 21.29 22.30 22.25 18.80 24.24 27.36 23.92 21.08 25.84 23.85 22.61 23.80 28.20 18.8 11.88
Ash 8.78 8.28 8.53 7.72 8.05 7.15 7.92 9.13 9.63 8.48 8.18 8.09 10.06 8.46 10.06 7.15 9.31
Calcium 0.94 0.90 0.98 0.83 0.88 0.81 0.74 0.92 0.69 1.08 0.79 0.95 0.90 0.88 1.08 0.69 12.05
Phosphorus 0.90 0.86 0.93 0.95 0.89 0.97 0.92 0.93 0.82 0.95 0.86 1.04 0.89 0.92 1.04 0.82 6.33
Gross energy, kcal/kg 4575 4568 4542 4636 4585 4707 4650 4557 4499 4587 4592 4645 4508 4589 4707 4499 1.28
Total glucosinolates, μmol/g 5.57 6.58 5.11 4.15 9.83 7.02 16.83 10.04 5.29 20.08 6.59 22.73 11.11 10.07 22.73 4.15 60.37
  1. aSources of double-low rapeseed meal are described in Table 1
  2. b CV coefficient of variation