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Leucaena leucocephala, pods

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 23.8 19.2 28.4 2
Crude protein % DM 26.1 4.7 21.7 31.0 3
Crude fibre % DM 23.2 3.9 18.7 25.6 3
Ether extract % DM 1.5 0.6 0.9 2.1 3
Ash % DM 6.9 0.8 5.8 7.5 4
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.9 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 7.2 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.8 1
Magnesium g/kg DM 3.2 1
Zinc mg/kg DM 100 1
Copper mg/kg DM 4 1
Iron mg/kg DM 360 1
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 86.7 *
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 53.6 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 10.1 *

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

References

Adeneye, 1979; Anon., 1934; Gowda et al., 2004

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:25

Table status 
Finished
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