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Plantain banana leaves, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 20.7 3.4 16.7 23.7 5
Crude protein % DM 9.5 2.4 2.6 13.2 14
Crude fibre % DM 28.6 3.8 19.1 34.8 14
Ether extract % DM 5.6 2.1 1.1 8.7 14
Ash % DM 11.4 1.4 9.5 13.7 14
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.1 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 16.7 6.4 5.3 30.0 14
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.2 0.3 0.6 1.7 14
Potassium g/kg DM 25.1 8.9 14.9 50.3 13
Magnesium g/kg DM 3.6 0.8 1.9 4.5 13

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

References

CIRAD, 1991; Sen, 1938

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:48

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