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Table 1 The particle size distributions of alfalfa hay and corn using different processing method, % DM retained on sieve

From: Effects of fumaric acid supplementation on methane production and rumen fermentation in goats fed diets varying in forage and concentrate particle size

Sieve size Alfalfa hay Sieve size Corn
Chopped Ground Crushed Ground
19.0 mm 31.8 0.7 2.36 mm 41.7 0
8.0 mm 46.5 24.3 1.18 mm 32.0 29.5
1.18 mm 13.2 45.2 0.55 mm 14.5 33.6
Pan 8.5 29.8 Pan 11.8 36.9