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Combretum aculeatum, leaves

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 39.4 28.5 50.4 2
Crude protein % DM 13.4 3.1 8.4 20.0 35
Crude fibre % DM 23.0 3.9 17.3 31.8 18
NDF % DM 39.6 5.5 32.6 53.5 24
ADF % DM 30.9 5.7 21.7 45.2 25
Lignin % DM 8.7 3.0 4.8 16.4 25
Ether extract % DM 3.4 1.2 2.0 6.2 21
Ash % DM 10.5 1.7 7.8 14.8 35
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.8 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 19.2 7.9 12.1 36.0 7
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.5 1.3 0.7 4.9 8
Potassium g/kg DM 16.6 4.1 13.2 23.4 5
Sodium g/kg DM 0.1 0.0 0.2 2
Magnesium g/kg DM 2.8 0.4 2.3 3.2 5
Manganese mg/kg DM 75 64 86 2
Zinc mg/kg DM 58 42 75 2
Copper mg/kg DM 25 24 26 2
 
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Tannins (eq. tannic acid) g/kg DM 18.0 7.6 1.1 31.9 18
Tannins, condensed (eq. catechin) g/kg DM 0.1 0.1 0.2 2

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

References

CIRAD, 1991; Sangaré et al., 2003

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

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