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Banana, aerial part, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 16.0 1
Crude protein % DM 16.6 3.2 6.4 19.1 13
Crude fibre % DM 26.1 3.4 22.4 31.2 13
NDF % DM 55.0 10.2 40.2 69.5 11
ADF % DM 31.5 6.6 24.7 44.0 10
Lignin % DM 8.5 2.6 5.9 13.1 8
Ether extract % DM 0.8 1
Ash % DM 11.1 1.0 9.8 13.1 13
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.7 *
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 74.0 1
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 70.4 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 12.4 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 9.9 *
ME ruminants (FAO, 1982) MJ/kg DM 9.9 1
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 54.7 1

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

References

FAO, 1969; FUSAGx/CRAW, 2009

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

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