Amino acid digestibility and energy content of corn distillers meal for swine

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dc.contributor.author Jacela, J.Y.
dc.contributor.author Sulabo, R.C.
dc.contributor.author Thaler, R.C.
dc.contributor.author DeRouchey, Joel M.
dc.contributor.author Tokach, Michael D.
dc.contributor.author Goodband, Robert D.
dc.contributor.author Nelssen, Jim L.
dc.contributor.author Dritz, Steven S.
dc.date.accessioned 2009-10-12T21:56:26Z
dc.date.available 2009-10-12T21:56:26Z
dc.date.issued 2009-10-12T21:56:26Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/1817
dc.description.abstract An experiment was conducted to determine the apparent ileal digestibility and standardized ileal digestibility of amino acids and energy of corn distillers meal in pigs. Five growing barrows (initially 150 lb) were allotted to one of two diets in a crossover design. One diet contained corn distillers meal (66.7%) as the sole protein source. The second diet was nitrogen-free to determine basal endogenous AA losses. Ileal digesta and fecal samples were collected during each period and analyzed for amino acid and energy contents. Based on these analyses, apparent ileal digestibility (AID), standardized ileal digestibility (SID), gross energy (GE), digestible energy (DE), metabolizable energy (ME), and net energy (NE) were calculated. Apparent ileal digestibility values of lysine, methionine, and threonine in corn distillers meal were 47.2, 79.4, and 64.1%, respectively while SID values of the same amino acids were 50.4, 80.4, and 66.3%, respectively. The ME, DE, and estimated NE values of the corn distillers meal were 1,137; 1,233; and 813 kcal/lb, respectively. en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station contribution; no. 08-121-S en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Swine day, 2007 en_US
dc.relation.isPartOf Report of progress (Kansas State University. Agricultural Experiment Station and Cooperative Extension Service); 985 en_US
dc.subject Corn distillers meal en_US
dc.subject Feed ingredients en_US
dc.subject Digestibility en_US
dc.subject Swine en_US
dc.title Amino acid digestibility and energy content of corn distillers meal for swine en_US
dc.type Conference paper en_US
dc.date.published 2007 en_US
dc.citation.epage 141 en_US
dc.citation.spage 137 en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid jderouch en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid dritz en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid mtokach en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid goodband en_US
dc.contributor.authoreid jnelssen en_US

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