HAY ~ NUTRITIONAL VALUE CHART

This chart was found by Flash Gordon and posted on another rabbit website.  It is copied here with his permission.

All Hay Sun-cured
Values in % or Ratio
Dry
Matter
%
Crude
Protein
%
Calcium
%
Phosph.
%
Magnes.
%
  Ca:P
Ratio
Alfalfa —- All 90 16.0 1.28 0.24 0.30 5.3:1
Alfalfa – Prebloom 90 20.2 1.34 0.30 0.19 4.5:1
Alfalfa – Midbloom 91 17.1 1.27 0.22 0.32 5.8:1
Alfalfa – Mature 91 15.2 1.07 0.19 0.2 5.6:1
Barley 88 7.8 0.21 0.25 0.12 0.8:1
Bermudagrass 91 9.2 0.43 0.16 0.16 2.7:1
Bluegrass, Kentucky — All 89 9.1 0.40 0.27 0.19 1.5:1
Bluegrass, Kentucky – Mature 89 5.6 0.24 0.20 0.10 1.2:1
Bromegrass —- All 91 8.7 0.32 0.15 0.09 2.1:1
Bromegrass – Prebloom 88 9.2 0.28 0.33 0.08 0.8:1
Bromegrass – Mature 92 6.1 0.40 0.09 0.08 4.4:1
Clover, Red —- All 88 13.0 1.22 0.22 0.34 5.5:1
Clover, Red – Immature 87 18.7 1.35 0.32 0.34 4.2:1
Clover, Red – Mature 91 11.8 1.07 0.19 0.32 5.6:1
Clover, White 90 16.9 1.71 0.29 5.9:1
Fescue, Meadow 88 8.2 0.33 0.25 1.61 1.3:1
Fescue, Tall 89 7.2 0.35 0.21 2.12 1.7:1
Grass —- All 89 8.0 0.44 0.18 0.20 2.4:1
Grass – Immature 87 14.5
Grass – Mature 90 3.9 0.34 0.14 0.26 2.4:1
Lespedeza, Common 89 13.8 0.78 0.25 0.20 3.1:1
Oats —- All 91 8.6 0.29 0.23 0.26 1.3:1
Oats – Immature 91 12.6 0.30 0.39 0.8:1
Oats – Dough Stage 92 8.6 0.22 0.20 0.16 1.1:1
Orchardgrass 89 9.4 0.34 0.23 0.16 1.5:1
Prairie Grass, Midwest (Prairie Hay) 91 5.8 0.32 0.13 0.24 2.5:1
Prairie Grass, Midwest – Immature 90 7.9 0.51 0.17 0.22 3.0:1
Prairie Grass, Midwest – Mature 90 5.6 0.41 0.08 5.1:1
Quackgrass 91 9.5 0.30 0.11 2.7:1
Rye 93 7.9 0.31 0.18 0.12 1.7:1
Timothy —- All 91 6.8 0.38 0.17 0.11 2.2:1
Timothy – Prebloom 89 12.4 0.41 0.36 0.10 1.3:1
Timothy Early Bloom 89 9.5 0.46 0.25 0.11 1.8:1
Timothy Midbloom 89 8.6 0.32 0.20 0.12 1.6:1
Timothy Fullbloom 89 6.8 0.36 0.21 0.10 1.7:1
Wheat 89 7.7 0.13 0.18 0.11 0.7:1
Wheat, Crested 92 10.3 0.24 0.14 1.7:1
Wheat, Intermediate 90 7.7 0.33 0.17 0.05 1.9:1
Wheat, Slender 91 8.1 0.32 0.23 0.22 1.4:1