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Feedlot cattle eating

2016 Feed Composition Tables: Use this to mix your cattle feed rations

Listed below are 280 commonly used cattle feedstuffs and their nutritional breakdown. Use this sortable chart to find out the nutritional value of your feedstuff. Click on each feedstuff name to see all 20 nutrient listings.

Additionally, find information on how to best use this information in this article. You can download a PDF version of this here.

FEEDSTUFF DRY MATTER % NEL UIP % ADF % eNDF %

Alfalfa Cubes

91

57

30

36

40

Alfalfa Dehydrated 17% CP

92

61

60

34

6

Alfalfa Fresh

24

61

18

34

41

Alfalfa Hay Early Bloom

90

59

20

35

92

Alfalfa Hay Midbloom

89

58

23

36

92

Alfalfa Hay Full Bloom

88

54

25

40

92

Alfalfa Hay Mature

88

49

30

45

92

Alfalfa Seed Screenings

91

87

15

Alfalfa Silage

30

55

19

37

82

Alfalfa Silage Wilted

39

58

22

37

82

Alfalfa Leaf Meal

89

60

15

24

35

Alfalfa Stems

89

46

44

51

100

Almond Hulls

89

56

60

29

100

Ammonium Chloride

99

0

0

0

0

Ammonium Sulfate

99

0

0

0

0

Apples

17

71

10

9

10

Apple Pomace Wet

20

69

10

27

27

Apple Pomace Dried

89

68

15

28

29

Artichoke Tops (Jerusalem)

27

61

30

40

Avocado Seed Meal

91

51

24

Bahiagrass Hay

90

53

37

41

98

Bakery Product Dried

90

94

30

9

0

Bananas

24

87

5

Barley Hay

90

57

37

98

Barley Silage

35

58

22

37

61

Barley Silage Mature

35

58

25

34

61

Barley Straw

90

43

70

55

100

Barley Grain

89

87

28

7

34

Barley Grain

Steam Flaked

70

12

5

20

Barley Grain Steam Rolled

86

87

38

7

27

Barley Grain 2-row

88

87

8

34

Barley Grain 6-row

87

87

8

34

Barley Grain Lt.Wt. (42-44 lb/bu)

88

80

30

12

34

Barley Feed Pearl Byproduct

90

76

25

15

Barley bran

91

59

28

27

6

Barley Grain Screenings

89

73

11

Beans Navy Cull

90

87

25

8

0

Beans Pinto

90

77

25

6

0

Beet Pulp Wet

17

79

35

25

30

Beet Pulp Dried

91

78

44

26

33

Beet Pulp Wet with Molasses

24

79

25

21

33

Beet Pulp Dried with Molasses

92

79

34

23

33

Beet Root (Sugar)

23

83

7

Beet Tops (Sugar)

19

58

14

41

Beet Top Silage

25

51

Bermudagrass Coastal Dehydrated

90

63

40

29

10

Bermudagrass Coastal Hay

89

56

15

36

98

Bermudagrass Hay

89

53

15

37

98

Bermudagrass Silage

26

49

14

35

48

Birdsfoot Trefoil Fresh

22

67

20

31

41

Birdsfoot Trefoil Hay

89

57

22

38

92

Biuret

99

0

0

0

0

Blood Meal

Swine/Poultry

38

92

1

10

Bluegrass KY Fresh Early Bloom

36

70

20

32

41

Bluegrass Straw

93

44

50

90

Bluestem Fresh Mature

61

49

Bone Meal Steamed

Swine/Poultry

0

13

1

0

Bread Byproduct

68

94

24

2

0

Brewers Grains Wet

23

88

52

21

18

Brewers Grains Dried

92

87

54

24

18

Brewers Yeast Dried

94

81

Bromegrass Fresh Immature

30

65

12

33

40

Bromegrass Hay

89

55

20

41

98

Bromegrass Haylage

35

57

22

44

61

Buckwheat Grain

88

77

17

Buttermilk Dried

92

91

0

0

0

Cactus

prickly pear

31

5

16

28

Calcium Carbonate

99

0

0

0

Canarygrass Hay

91

53

26

34

98

Canola Meal

Solv. Ext.

46

40

12

27

Carrot Pulp

14

63

23

0

Carrot Root Fresh

12

86

11

0

Carrot Tops

16

75

23

41

Cattle Manure Dried

92

36

42

0

Cheatgrass Fresh Immature

21

69

Citrus Pulp Dried

90

80

38

20

33

Clover Ladino Fresh

19

70

20

33

41

Clover Ladino Hay

90

61

25

32

92

Clover Red Fresh

24

65

21

33

41

Clover Red Hay

88

55

28

39

92

Clover Sweet Hay

91

53

30

38

92

Coconut Meal

Mech. Ext.

52

21

13

56

Coffee Grounds

88

16

68

10

Corn Whole Plant Pelleted

91

64

45

24

6

Corn Fodder

80

66

45

29

100

Corn Stover Mature (Stalks)

80

54

30

43

100

Corn Silage Milk Stage

26

66

18

32

60

Corn Silage Mature Well Eared

34

74

28

27

70

Corn Silage Sweet Corn

24

66

23

32

60

Corn Grain Whole

88

91

58

3

60

Corn Grain Rolled

88

91

54

3

34

Corn Grain

Steam Flaked

71

9

2

9

Corn Grain High Moisture

74

97

42

3

0

Corn Grain

High Oil

69

8

2

8

Corn Grain Hi-Lysine

92

90

58

4

60

Corn and Cob Meal

87

85

52

11

56

Corn Cobs

90

47

70

39

56

Corn Screenings

87

90

52

4

20

Corn Bran

91

78

17

0

Corn Germ Meal

90

76

50

20

20

Corn Germ

Full-fat

160

12

6

36

Corn Gluten Feed

90

83

28

12

36

Corn Gluten Meal 41% CP

86

88

63

9

23

Corn Gluten Meal 60% CP

91

93

60

7

23

Corn Cannery Waste

29

69

15

36

0

Cottonseed

Whole

71

23

26

47

Cottonseed

Whole

107

99

39

28

Cottonseed

Whole

98

91

50

44

Cotton Gin Trash (Burrs)

91

40

50

100

Cottonseed Hulls

90

44

48

71

100

Cottonseed Meal

Solv. Ext. 41% CP

53

46

13

28

Cottonseed Meal

Mech. Ext. 41% CP

55

46

13

31

Crab Waste Meal

91

30

65

13

Crambe Meal

Solv. Ext.

58

31

25

47

Crambe Meal

Mech. Ext.

65

28

24

42

Cranberry Pulp Meal

88

48

47

33

Crawfish Waste Meal

94

29

74

15

Curacao Phosphate

99

0

0

0

Defluorinated Phosphate

99

0

0

0

Diammonium Phosphate

98

0

0

0

0

Dicalcium Phosphate

96

0

0

0

Distillers Grain

Barley

50

30

16

44

Distillers Grain

Corn

107

99

58

16

Distillers Grain

Corn

109

100

47

16

Distillers Grain

Corn with Solubles

74

31

9

30

Distillers Grain

Corn with Solubles

103

96

55

15

Distillers Dried Solubles

93

91

40

7

4

Distillers Corn Stillage

7

96

55

10

0

Distillers Grain

Sorghum

92

87

62

20

Distillers Grain

Sorghum

95

89

55

19

Distillers Grain

Sorghum with Solubles

62

33

12

42

Elephant (Napier) grass hay

chopped

21

9

24

63

Fat

Animal

195

230

0

0

Feather Meal Hydrolyzed

93

68

68

14

23

Fescue KY 31 Fresh

29

65

20

32

40

Fescue KY 31 Hay Early Bloom

88

60

22

31

98

Fescue KY 31 Hay Mature

88

51

26

42

98

Fescue (Red) Straw

94

41

Fish Meal

90

76

60

2

10

Flax Seed Hulls

91

36

39

98

Garbage Municipal Cooked

23

83

50

30

Glycerol (Glycerin)

88

94

0

0

0

Grain Screenings

90

66

Grain Dust

92

75

Grape Pomace Stemless

91

38

45

46

34

Grass Hay

88

58

30

41

98

Grass Silage

30

61

24

39

61

Guar Meal

90

74

34

Hominy Feed

89

93

48

7

9

Hop Leaves

37

48

Hop Vine Silage

30

53

24

Hops Spent

89

33

30

Kelp Dried

91

29

10

Kenaf Hay

92

47

44

98

Kochia Fresh

29

55

Kochia Hay

90

53

Kudzu Hay

90

54

Lespedeza Fresh Early Bloom

25

60

50

Lespedeza Hay

92

54

60

Limestone Ground

98

0

0

0

0

Limestone Dolomitic Ground

99

0

0

0

0

Linseed Meal

Solv. Ext.

53

39

10

26

Linseed Meal

Mech. Ext.

59

37

10

24

Meadow Hay

90

49

23

44

98

Meat Meal

Swine/Poultry

46

56

2

48

Meat and Bone Meal

Swine/Poultry

47

56

1

34

Milk

Dry

96

90

0

0

Mint Slug Silage

27

55

Molasses Beet

77

77

0

0

0

Molasses Cane

77

76

0

0

0

Molasses Cane Dried

94

76

0

3

0

Molasses

Cond. Fermentation Solubles

43

16

0

0

Molasses Citrus

65

77

0

0

0

Molasses Wood

Hemicellulose

44

1

1

4

Monoammonium Phosphate

98

0

0

0

0

Mono-Dicalcium Phosphate

97

0

0

0

Oat Hay

90

54

25

39

98

Oat Silage

35

60

21

39

61

Oat Straw

91

47

40

48

98

Oat Grain

89

78

18

15

34

Oat Grain

Steam Flaked

65

13

11

30

Oat Groats

91

95

15

Oat Middlings

90

95

20

6

Oat Mill Byproduct

89

30

37

Oat Hulls

93

36

25

41

90

Orange Pulp Dried

89

81

16

33

Orchardgrass Fresh Early Bloom

24

66

23

32

41

Orchardgrass Hay

88

59

27

40

98

Pea Vine Hay

89

59

50

92

Pea Vine Silage

25

58

44

61

Pea Vine Straw

89

50

49

98

Peas Cull

88

88

22

9

0

Peanut Hulls

91

18

65

98

Peanut Meal

Solv. Ext.

53

51

9

27

Peanut Skins

92

0

20

0

Pearl Millet Grain

87

85

6

34

Pineapple Greenchop

17

46

35

41

Pineapple Bran

89

73

33

20

Pineapple Presscake

21

73

35

20

Potato Vine Silage

15

59

Potatoes Cull

21

83

0

3

0

Potato Waste Wet

14

85

0

11

0

Potato Waste Dried

89

88

0

9

0

Potato Waste Wet with Lime

17

83

0

12

0

Potato Waste Filter Cake

14

79

0

Poultry Byproduct Meal

93

81

49

Poultry Manure Dried

89

36

22

15

0

Prairie Hay

91

49

30

47

98

Pumpkins

Cull

56

15

14

30

Rice Straw

91

38

47

100

Rice Straw Ammoniated

87

44

53

100

Rice Grain

89

81

30

12

34

Rice Polishings

90

94

5

Rice Bran

91

73

30

18

0

Rice Hulls

92

8

45

70

90

Rice Mill Byproduct

91

37

50

0

Rye Grass Hay

90

58

30

38

98

Rye Grass Silage

32

59

25

37

61

Rye Straw

89

43

55

100

Rye Grain

89

83

20

9

34

Safflower Meal

Solv. Ext.

23

24

33

57

Safflower Meal Dehulled

Solv. Ext.

50

47

11

27

Safflower Hulls

91

34

73

100

Sagebrush Fresh

50

49

30

Sanfoin Hay

89

60

65

36

92

Shrimp Waste Meal

90

47

60

Sodium Tripolyphosphate

96

0

0

0

Sorghum Stover

87

54

41

100

Sorghum Silage

32

59

25

38

70

Sorghum Grain (Milo) Ground

89

85

55

7

5

Sorhum Grain (Milo) Flaked

82

94

62

7

38

Soybean Hay

89

51

40

92

Soybean Straw

88

40

54

100

Soybeans Whole

88

96

28

11

100

Soybeans Whole

Extruded

71

40

9

15

Soybeans Whole

Roasted

71

40

9

15

Soybean Hulls

89

76

25

51

28

Soybean Meal

Solv. Ext. 44% CP

61

49

7

15

Soybean Meal

Solv. Ext. 49% CP

64

54

4

10

Soybean Mill Feed

90

49

46

Spelt Grain

88

77

27

17

34

Sudangrass Fresh Immature

18

71

29

41

Sudangrass Hay

88

57

30

43

98

Sudangrass Silage

31

58

28

42

61

Sunflower Meal

Solv. Ext.

36

39

20

36

Sunflower Meal with Hulls

91

57

32

33

37

Sunflower Seed Hulls

90

38

65

63

90

Sugar Cane Bagasse

91

37

60

100

Tapioca Meal

Cassava By-product

59

1

5

34

Timothy Fresh Pre-bloom

26

65

20

36

41

Timothy Hay Early Bloom

88

59

22

39

98

Timothy Hay Full Bloom

88

57

25

40

98

Timothy Silage

34

59

23

45

61

Tomatoes

6

70

11

Tomato Pomace Dried

92

65

50

34

Triticale Hay

90

56

41

98

Triticale Silage

34

58

39

61

Triticale Grain

89

88

25

5

34

Turnip Tops (Purple)

18

69

13

Turnip Roots

9

89

0

34

40

Urea 46%N

99

0

0

0

0

Vetch Hay

89

58

14

33

92

Wheat Fresh

Pasture

46

20

18

50

Wheat Hay

90

57

25

38

98

Wheat Silage

33

59

21

37

61

Wheat Straw

91

41

60

57

98

Wheat Straw Ammoniated

85

49

25

55

98

Wheat Grain

89

91

23

4

0

Wheat Grain Hard

89

91

28

6

0

Wheat Grain Soft

89

91

23

6

0

Wheat Grain

Steam Flaked

69

14

3

12

Wheat Grain Sprouted

86

91

18

4

0

Wheat Bran

89

71

28

14

4

Wheat Middlings

89

77

22

11

2

Wheat Mill Run

90

78

28

12

0

Wheat Shorts

89

80

25

10

0

Wheatgrass Crested Fresh Early Bloom

37

60

22

28

41

Wheatgrass Crested Fresh Full Bloom

50

55

25

36

41

Wheatgrass Crested Hay

92

54

28

36

98

Whey Dried

94

85

15

0

0

Yeast

Brewer's

55

47

3

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