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Giant thorny bamboo (Bambusa bambos) shoot shells, boiled

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 9.5 1
Crude protein % DM 16.0 1
NDF % DM 65.1 1
Ash % DM 13.0 1
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Tannins (eq. tannic acid) g/kg DM 3.4 1
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
a (N) % 18.7 1
b (N) % 77.5 1
c (N) h-1 0.019 1
Nitrogen degradability (effective, k=4%) % 44 *
Nitrogen degradability (effective, k=6%) % 37 *

The asterisk * indicates that the average value was obtained by an equation.


Liu et al., 2000

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:10

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