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Cassava tubers, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 37.6 5.7 31.9 46.2 11
Crude protein % DM 2.6 0.9 1.4 4.6 12
Crude fibre % DM 3.7 1.0 2.0 5.7 11
NDF % DM 7.8 *
ADF % DM 5.3 *
Lignin % DM 1.6 *
Ether extract % DM 0.8 0.3 0.4 1.5 12
Ash % DM 2.8 0.8 2.1 4.8 12
Starch (polarimetry) % DM 80.8 *
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.1 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 1.6 0.3 1.0 2.0 8
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.2 0.5 0.2 1.9 8
Potassium g/kg DM 7.7 2.4 5.2 11.7 7
Magnesium g/kg DM 1.1 0.2 0.8 1.5 7
 
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Arginine % protein 7.7 1
Histidine % protein 1.5 1
Isoleucine % protein 5.3 1
Leucine % protein 5.6 1
Lysine % protein 6.2 1
Methionine % protein 0.6 1
Phenylalanine % protein 3.5 1
Threonine % protein 3.8 1
Tryptophan % protein 0.5 1
Valine % protein 4.5 1
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 89.1 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 85.0 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 14.5 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 12.4 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 31.4 *
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 92.1 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 15.7 *
MEn growing pig MJ/kg DM 15.4 *
NE growing pig MJ/kg DM 12.6 *
 
Poultry nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
AMEn cockerel MJ/kg DM 15.2 *
AMEn broiler MJ/kg DM 15.2 *

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

References

CIRAD, 1991; Dongmeza et al., 2009; French, 1937; Maner et al., 1967; Oyenuga, 1968; Ramachandran et al., 1956

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:56

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