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Grewia (Grewia kakothamnos), aerial part, fresh

Fresh browse, early vegetative, semi-arid zone in Kenya

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Crude protein % DM 8.7       1  
Crude fibre % DM 32.6       1  
Ether extract % DM 2.5       1  
Ash % DM 7.7       1  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.4         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 15.3       1  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 3.6       1  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 62.6         *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 59.2         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.9         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.8         *

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

References

Dougall et al., 1958

Last updated on 25/03/2013 16:07:56

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