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Babassu (Attalea speciosa), oil meal, partially decorticated, expeller extraction

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 92.2 89.5 94.9 2
Crude protein % DM 21.9 1.5 20.2 22.8 3
Crude fibre % DM 32.2 31.6 32.8 2
NDF % DM 65.5 1
Lignin % DM 14.6 1
Ether extract % DM 5.5 5.5 5.6 2
Ash % DM 5.2 5.1 5.2 2
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 20.2 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 1.4 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 9.1 1
Potassium g/kg DM 11.1 1
Magnesium g/kg DM 4.0 1
 
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Arginine % protein 14.1 1
Histidine % protein 1.8 1
Isoleucine % protein 3.9 1
Leucine % protein 6.2 1
Lysine % protein 4.3 1
Methionine % protein 2.3 1
Phenylalanine % protein 5.9 1
Threonine % protein 3.2 1
Tryptophan % protein 1.0 1
Valine % protein 5.3 1
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Nitrogen degradability (effective, k=6%) % 24 1
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 39.5 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 8.0 *

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

References

CIRAD, 1991; Lennerts, 1988; Lyman et al., 1956; Tamminga et al., 1990

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:40

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