|DRY MATTER (%)||86.0||STARCH (%)||67.0|
|CRUDE PROTEIN (%)||13.0||SUGAR (%)||4.0|
|ME (MJ/kg)||13.8||STARCH & SUGARS (%)||71.0|
|CRUDE FIBRE (%)||3.0||FME (MJ/Kg)||12.8|
|OIL (%)||1.8||NDF (%)||12.0|
Typically fed to: Ruminants and non-ruminants
Wheat is very high in energy with an average starch level at 67%. Low in vitamins, especially biotin. A useful cereal for increasing milk protein yields and for the promotion of growth.
Processing: Crushed, rolled or coarsely ground. Sheep are able to digest whole grains.
*All analysis quoted are on a Dry Matter basis.