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African locust bean (Parkia spp.), pod pulp

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 87.4 4.5 81.8 93.1 6  
Crude protein % DM 6.2 3.2 3.2 11.5 7  
Crude fibre % DM 14.4 3.8 6 17.8 8  
Ether extract % DM 1.7 0.8 1 3.1 6  
Ash % DM 6.1 3.9 3.6 15.4 8  
Insoluble ash % DM 0.5          
Neutral detergent fibre % DM 21.4   21.1 21.7 2  
Acid detergent fibre % DM 17.1   17.1 17.2 2  
Lignin % DM 1.1   1 1.3 2  
Total sugars % DM 43          
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.5         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 5.6   1.5 13.2 3  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 6.7   1.1 17.6 3  
Magnesium g/kg DM 1.9   1.7 2.1 2  
Potassium g/kg DM 16.2   15.9 16.5 2  
               
In vitro digestibility and solubility Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
In vitro DM digestibility (pepsin-cellulase) % 95          
In vitro OM digestibility (pepsin-cellulase) % 96          
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.2         *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 70         *
OM digestibility, ruminants % 74         *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 46         *
               
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 12.4         *
MEn growing pig MJ/kg DM 12         *
NE growing pig MJ/kg DM 7.9         *
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 71         *
Nitrogen digestibility, growing pig % 57         *
               
Poultry nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
AMEn cockerel MJ/kg DM 7.3         *
AMEn broiler MJ/kg DM 7.2         *
               
Rabbit nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
DE rabbit MJ/kg DM 11.7         *
MEn rabbit MJ/kg DM 11.4         *
Energy digestibility, rabbit % 58          
Nitrogen digestibility, rabbit % 63         *

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

References

AFZ, 2017; Anon., 1922; Bot et al., 2013; CIRAD, 1991; Moji et al., 2014; Sotolu et al., 2010; Tengan et al., 2011

Last updated on 20/12/2017 15:44:06

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