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Arrowroot (Maranta arundinacea), starch by-product

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 87.8   87.6 87.9 2  
Crude protein % DM 3.8 1.1 2.9 5.3 4  
Crude fibre % DM 14.3 3.8 11.1 18.5 3  
NDF % DM 74.4   71.0 77.8 2  
ADF % DM 23.1   17.2 28.9 2  
Lignin % DM 3.0   2.1 3.9 2  
Ether extract % DM 0.8 0.7 0.2 1.8 4  
Ash % DM 4.4 2.0 3.1 7.4 4  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.5         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 2.9 0.8 2.0 3.6 3  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.2 0.7 0.5 1.9 3  
Potassium g/kg DM 4.6   3.2 6.1 2  
Sodium g/kg DM 1.8   1.1 2.5 2  
Magnesium g/kg DM 1.6   1.4 1.8 2  
Manganese mg/kg DM 14   13 14 2  
Zinc mg/kg DM 13   12 14 2  
Copper mg/kg DM 6   5 6 2  
Iron mg/kg DM 133   124 142 2  
               
In vitro digestibility and solubility Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
DM digestibility, pepsin % 59.8   59.4 60.3 2  

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

References

Erdman et al., 1984; Göhl, 1970

Last updated on 19/02/2015 17:16:46

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