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Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus), seeds

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 93.5 90.5 96.4 2
Crude protein % DM 21.3 20.5 22.1 2
Crude fibre % DM 24.1 19.5 28.8 2
Ether extract % DM 18.5 17.7 19.4 2
Ash % DM 4.9 4.8 5.1 2
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 22.7 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 1.9 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 5.9 1
Potassium g/kg DM 13.9 1
Magnesium g/kg DM 3.7 1
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 52.2 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 11.9 *

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

References

CIRAD, 1991; Fraps, 1932

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:42

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