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Tamarugo seeds

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 90.8 1
Crude protein % DM 27.2 27.1 27.3 2
Crude fibre % DM 10.2 9.5 10.8 2
Ether extract % DM 4.5 3.7 5.3 2
Ash % DM 4.7 3.3 6.1 2
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.7 1
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 1.9 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.1 1
Potassium g/kg DM 11.1 1
Sodium g/kg DM 0.3 1
Magnesium g/kg DM 2.6 1
Manganese mg/kg DM 51 1
Zinc mg/kg DM 72 1
Copper mg/kg DM 20 1
Iron mg/kg DM 160 1
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 90.8 *
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 74.2 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 13.8 *

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

References

Habit et al., 1981; Pak et al., 1977

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:21

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