Dataset Details - Layer feed Download Now

Base NameLayer feed
Treatments, Standards and RoutesFeed milling for egg supply chain
Mix and LocationProduction mix, at feed mill gate
Functional Unit Flow PropertiesNA
Name SynonymsFeed composition; feed production;
Quantitative ReferenceOne kilogram of feed produced
Dataset Starting Year2012
Dataset Valid Until2012
Time RepresentativityAnnual, for year 2012
Technology CharacteristicsNA
Intended Process ApplicationsFeed output to be used in egg supply chain facilities (non-organic).
Ecospold Activity Type1
Ecospold Special Activity Type0
ClassificationAgricultural production means (2.10)
Quantitative Reference TypeReference flow(s)
Dataset Time Domain ValidityTrue
LocationCanada (CA)
Included ProcessesEmpty
LCI Method PrincipleAttributional
LCI Principles DeviationsAttributional
LCI Method ApproachesAllocation - gross calorific value
LCI Method DeviationsAllocation by gross chemical content
Modelling ConstantsNA
Modelling Constant DeviationsNA
Data Cutoff/Completeness PrinciplesFeed inputs contributing less than 0.1% of the national, production-weighted average feed composition for layer feeds were excluded from the analysis.
Deviations from Cutoff/Completeness PrinciplesNA
Data Selection/Combination PrinciplesFeed milling energy input data were instead derived from recent LCA studies of the US egg industry.
Deviations from Selection/Combination PrinciplesNA
Data Treatment and Extrapolation PrinciplesNA
Deviations from Treatment and Extrapolation PrinciplesNA
Supply CoverageNA
Dataset Use AdviceOnly used as feed input for Canadian non-organic egg layer facilities.
Dataset Review SummaryInternal review; Completeness checks for all survey responses; outliers excluded.
Type of Dataset ModellingUnit process, single operation
Dataset SourceEgg industry baseline LCA
Dataset Review TypeDependent internal review
Dataset ScopeRaw data
Dataset Review MethodExpert judgement
Technological RepresentativenessVery good
Time RepresentativenessFair
Geographical RepresentativenessFair
CompletenessVery good
PrecisionVery good
Methodological Appropriateness and ConsistencyVery good
Overall QualityGood
ReviewerNathan Pelletier
Review Report SourceEgg industry baseline LCA
Overall Compliance ApprovalNot defined
Nomenclature ComplianceNot defined
Methodological ComplianceNot defined
Review ComplianceNot defined
Documentation ComplianceNot defined
Quality ComplianceNot defined
IDFlow TypeFlow ReferenceDirectionMean AmountResulting Amount
0Not Elementary Flow (0) Feed - layerOutput11
1Not Elementary Flow (0) Canola oilInput0.00390.0039
2Not Elementary Flow (0) Amino acidsInput0.00340.0034
3Not Elementary Flow (0) Bakery mealInput0.01380.0138
4Not Elementary Flow (0) BarleyInput0.03120.0312
5Not Elementary Flow (0) CornInput0.37810.3781
6Not Elementary Flow (0) Corn dried distillers grainsInput0.02100.0210
7Not Elementary Flow (0) LimestoneInput0.08330.0833
8Not Elementary Flow (0) Monocalcium phosphateInput00
9Not Elementary Flow (0) Poultry fatInput0.00810.0081
10Not Elementary Flow (0) Poultry feather mealInput0.00340.0034
11Not Elementary Flow (0) Poultry mealInput0.00240.0024
12Not Elementary Flow (0) Ruminant fatInput00
13Not Elementary Flow (0) Ruminant mealInput0.00630.0063
14Not Elementary Flow (0) Soy mealInput0.17220.1722
15Not Elementary Flow (0) Swine fatInput0.00280.0028
16Not Elementary Flow (0) Swine mealInput0.02140.0214
17Not Elementary Flow (0) Vitamins, minerals and saltsInput0.00990.0099
18Not Elementary Flow (0) WheatInput0.22270.2227
19Not Elementary Flow (0) Diesel Input0.00000130.0000013
20Not Elementary Flow (0) Electricity - medium voltageInput0.01580.0158
21Not Elementary Flow (0) Petrol - unleaded, burned in machineryInput0.00130.0013
22Not Elementary Flow (0) Canola mealInput0.00970.0097
23Not Elementary Flow (0) PeasInput0.00630.0063
Dataset Version01.00.000
Dataset Intended ApplicationsPublic release
Dataset URI../processes/823d9939-7430-4047-948f-40c30dcc096e.xml
Dataset Access RestrictionsFree to use
CommissionerNathan Pelletier
Data EntryVivek
Approval SourceEgg industry baseline LCA
OwnerNathan Pelletier
Dataset CopyrightTrue
Dataset License TypeFree of charge for all users and uses