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Table 2 Composition of winter rye samples on a dry matter (DM) basis

From: Winter rye as a bioenergy feedstock: impact of crop maturity on composition, biological solubilization and potential revenue

Sample ID Soluble fraction of DM Carbohydrate Carbohydrate Acetyl Protein Protein Lignin Ash Total Unknown
Insoluble Soluble Insoluble Soluble Insoluble Soluble
April 16-0 N 36.4% 64.8% 41.4% 23.4% 2.2% 8.7% 1.2% 7.5% 9.6% 0.5% 85.8% 8.6% 5.6%
April 16-60 N 32.8% 63.6% 44.1% 19.6% 2.4% 8.8% 1.3% 7.5% 10.2% 0.5% 85.6% 8.7% 5.7%
April 27-0 N-wilted 30.0% 65.5% 44.0% 21.4% 2.4% 6.5% 1.3% 5.2% 12.0% 0.8% 87.2% 9.4% 3.4%
April 27-0 N 28.6% 67.0% 47.4% 19.6% 2.6% 6.6% 1.7% 4.8% 12.3% 0.6% 89.0% 6.8% 4.2%
April 27-60 N 27.9% 64.7% 47.0% 17.7% 2.6% 6.9% 2.0% 4.9% 12.2% 0.6% 86.9% 7.8% 5.3%
May 4-0 N 19.3% 64.8% 53.6% 11.2% 3.0% 6.0% 1.8% 4.2% 14.3% 0.6% 88.7% 7.5% 3.9%
May 4-60 N 20.6% 64.4% 52.2% 12.2% 2.7% 6.5% 2.3% 4.2% 14.2% 0.6% 88.4% 7.3% 4.3%
May 10-0 N 15.2% 65.4% 56.3% 9.1% 3.0% 4.6% 1.9% 2.6% 15.6% 0.7% 89.2% 7.4% 3.4%
May 10-60 N 16.5% 65.3% 55.0% 10.3% 2.8% 5.3% 2.6% 2.7% 16.0% 0.6% 90.1% 6.5% 3.4%
  1. Note: the values in ‘Total’ are the sum of the italic values.