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Apple-ring acacia, seeds

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 92.9 90.2 95.5 2
Crude protein % DM 28.4 1.9 26.8 30.5 3
Crude fibre % DM 9.2 8.1 10.3 2
NDF % DM 24.5 21.1 27.9 2
ADF % DM 16.9 15.7 18.2 2
Lignin % DM 4.4 4.2 4.5 2
Ether extract % DM 2.8 2.5 3.0 2
Ash % DM 4.3 0.6 3.8 5.0 3
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 19.2 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 2.8 2.5 3.0 2
Phosphorus g/kg DM 4.2 3.7 4.7 2
Potassium g/kg DM 10.7 1
Magnesium g/kg DM 2.8 1
 
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Tannins (eq. tannic acid) g/kg DM 0.0 1
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 91.1 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 90.0 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 17.3 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 13.8 *
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 75.7 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 14.6 *

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

References

CIRAD, 1991; Tanner et al., 1990

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:12

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