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Table 5 Amino acid content (As fed basis)

From: A review of canola meal as an alternative feed ingredient for ducks

Amino acid (g/kg) Expeller extracted canola meal Solvent extracted canola meal Soybean meal
[24] [26] [5] [24] [27] [28]a [5] [47] [25]
Methionine 7.0 7.1 7.0 7.2 7.1 8.6 7.2 6.6 6.3
Cystine 8.6 8.5 8.7 12.0 8.6 6.6 7.3
Methionine + Cystine 15.6 15.6 16.0 15.9 13.6
Lysine 19.7 19.8 19.6 20.2 20.2 24.9 20.0 30.4 28.9
Threonine 15.0 15.1 15.0 15.6 15.6 19.0 15.7 18.2 18.4
Tryptophan 4.9 4.4 4.8 5.1 3.9 5.3 5.0 6.8 6.3
Arginine 21.5 21.5 21.0 22.1 21.8 26.0 21.8 35.6 34.8
Isoleucine 13.9 15.0 13.9 14.3 13.9 17.8 14.3 22.4 21.7
Leucine 24.3 25.2 24.3 25.3 25.5 30.4 25.4 37.6 36.0
Valine 17.9 18.8 17.9 18.6 18.0 22.9 18.6 23.6 23.0
Histidine 9.5 9.6 9.5 9.9 9.6 15.4 9.8 12.5 12.1
Phenylalanine 14.1 14.3 13.9 14.6 14.6 17.1 14.6 24.3 23.7
  1. Dashes indicate that no data were available
  2. aEther extracted dry matter basis