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Asparagus, raw

Food composition table - list of nutrients in chosen food items
Nutrient Quantity Unit Ref. Description
Edible part 53 % 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Water 93 g 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Kilojoules 92 kJ 61a Calculated value from the following factors for protein 17, fat 37, carbohydrate 17, dietary fibre 8 and alcohol 29 kJ/g, respectively.
Kilocalories 22 kcal 61b Calculated value from the following factors for protein 4, fat 9, carbohydrate 4, dietary fibre 2 and alcohol 7 kcal/g, respectively.
Fat 0.1 g 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Saturated fatty acids 0 g 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C12:0 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C14:0 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C16:0 0.04 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C18:0 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Transunsaturated fatty acids 0 g 50 Estimated as a naturally occurring zero value, not analysed.
Cis-mono unsaturated fatty acids 0 g 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C16:1 sum 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C18:1 sum 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Cis-poly unsaturated fatty acids 0 g 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C18:2n-6 0.04 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C18:3n-3 0.01 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C20:3n-3 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C20:3n-6 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C20:4n-3 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C20:4n-6 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C20:5n-3 (EPA) 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C22:5n-3 (DPA) 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
C22:6n-3 (DHA) 0 g 460g US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Cis-poly unsaturated fatty acids, n-3 0.01 g 73f Calculated as the sum of omega-3 fatty acids from reference 460g: US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Cis-poly unsaturated fatty acids, n-6 0.04 g 74f Calculated as the sum of omega-6 fatty acids from reference 460g: US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 28 (2015). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Cholesterol 0 mg 20 Estimated value.
Carbohydrate, glycemic 2 g 80 Calculated from the sum of mono-/disaccharides and starch.
Starch 0.1 g 450a Food Standards Agency (2002). McCance and Widdowson’s The Composition of Foods, Sixth summary edition. Cambridge: The Royal Society of Chemistry.
Mono+Di saccharides 1.9 g 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Sugar, added 0 g 50 Estimated as a naturally occurring zero value, not analysed.
Dietary fibre 2.1 g 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Protein 2.2 g 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Salt 0 g 83 Calculated as the content of sodium x 2,5 /1000.
Alcohol 0 g 50 Estimated as a naturally occurring zero value, not analysed.
Vitamin A 37 RAE 85 Calculated as the sum of retinol + 1/12 beta-carotene.
Retinol 0 µg 20 Estimated value.
Beta-carotene 440 µg 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Vitamin D 0 µg 50 Estimated as a naturally occurring zero value, not analysed.
Vitamin E 1.1 alfa-TE 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Thiamin 0.14 mg 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Riboflavin 0.14 mg 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Niacin 1 mg 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Vitamin B6 0.09 mg 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Folate 52 µg 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Vitamin B12 0 µg 50 Estimated as a naturally occurring zero value, not analysed.
Vitamin C 6 mg 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Calcium 24 mg 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Iron 2.1 mg 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Sodium 2 mg 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Potassium 202 mg 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Magnesium 14 mg 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Zinc 0.5 mg 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Selenium 1 µg 420a National Food Institute – Technical University of Denmark (DTU). Food database, version 7.01 (2009). Online version, http://www.foodcomp.dk/v7/fvb_default.asp
Copper 0.06 mg 420a National Food Institute – Technical University of Denmark (DTU). Food database, version 7.01 (2009). Online version, http://www.foodcomp.dk/v7/fvb_default.asp
Phosphorus 52 mg 460e US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service. USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference, Release 25 (2012). Nutrient Data Laboratory Home Page, http://www.ars.usda.gov/ba/bhnrc/ndl
Iodine 0.2 µg 325 University of Oslo (2018). Iodine project 2017-2018.

Classifications

LanguaL coding of the food
LanguaL Classification
A0152 Vegetable or vegetable product (US CFR)
A0826 Vegetable (excluding potato) (EUROFIR)
B1415 Asparagus
C0186 Spear or shoot
E0150 Whole, natural shape
F0003 Not heat-treated
G0003 Cooking method not applicable
H0003 No treatment applied
J0003 No preservation method used
K0003 No packing medium used
M0001 Container or wrapping not known
N0001 Food contact surface not known
P0024 Human consumer, no age specification

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