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Combretum aculeatum, leaves and stems

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 56.1 51.5 60.7 2
Crude protein % DM 9.1 1.6 7.4 10.5 3
Crude fibre % DM 28.9 6.7 21.2 33.2 3
NDF % DM 52.6 1
ADF % DM 42.0 1
Lignin % DM 14.8 1
Ether extract % DM 2.6 2.0 1.2 4.9 3
Ash % DM 8.3 1.4 7.1 9.8 3
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.0 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 21.8 15.8 27.8 2
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.2 1.1 1.3 2
Potassium g/kg DM 5.8 5.3 6.2 2
Magnesium g/kg DM 2.6 1.7 3.5 2
 
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Tannins (eq. tannic acid) g/kg DM 16.7 1

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

References

CIRAD, 1991

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:22

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