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Acanthus (Acanthus mollis), aerial part, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 13.9 3.6 10.2 17.4 3  
Crude protein % DM 21.3 4.1 17.2 25.3 3  
Crude fibre % DM 11.2 0.0 11.2 11.2 3  
Ether extract % DM 2.7   2.3 3.0 2  
Ash % DM 13.4 2.3 11.1 15.7 3  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.4         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 9.6 2.2 8.3 12.1 3  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 3.5 1.0 2.6 4.6 3  
               
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Arginine % protein 3.9       1  
Histidine % protein 1.9       1  
Isoleucine % protein 4.1       1  
Leucine % protein 6.9       1  
Lysine % protein 4.1       1  
Methionine % protein 1.3       1  
Phenylalanine % protein 10.0       1  
Threonine % protein 4.1       1  
Tryptophan % protein 0.9       1  
Valine % protein 5.8       1  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 85.5 1.3 84.7 87.0 3  
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 81.6         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 14.2         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 11.4         *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 82.7 3.5 80.5 86.8 3  

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

References

Alibes et al., 1990; Maymone et al., 1961

Last updated on 14/08/2014 12:26:56

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