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Pumpkin (Cucurbita sp.), oil meal, solvent extraction

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 92.2 89.5 94.9 2
Crude protein % DM 59.6 47.0 72.1 2
Crude fibre % DM 34.0 1
Ether extract % DM 1.3 1
Ash % DM 8.5 1
Total sugars % DM 9.1 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 21.0 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 1.6 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 17.8 1
Potassium g/kg DM 13.7 1
Sodium g/kg DM 0.3 1
Magnesium g/kg DM 5.7 1
Manganese mg/kg DM 80 1
Zinc mg/kg DM 190 1
Copper mg/kg DM 16 1
Iron mg/kg DM 211 1
 
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Alanine % protein 0.4 1
Arginine % protein 1.7 1
Aspartic acid % protein 1.0 1
Cystine % protein 0.2 1
Glutamic acid % protein 1.8 1
Glycine % protein 0.6 1
Histidine % protein 0.4 1
Isoleucine % protein 0.3 1
Leucine % protein 0.6 1
Lysine % protein 0.5 1
Methionine % protein 0.1 1
Phenylalanine % protein 0.4 1
Proline % protein 0.4 1
Serine % protein 0.5 1
Threonine % protein 0.3 1
Tryptophan % protein 0.2 1
Tyrosine % protein 0.3 1
Valine % protein 0.3 1
 
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Tannins (eq. tannic acid) g/kg DM 1.8 1
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 66.8 1
ME ruminants (FAO, 1982) MJ/kg DM 10.5 1
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 81.0 1
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 36.7 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 7.7 *

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

References

Liebscher, 1942; Mansour et al., 1993

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:50

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