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Shittimwood (Acacia seyal), bark

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 93.1 92.5 93.7 2
Crude protein % DM 6.4 3.0 4.3 10.6 4
Crude fibre % DM 23.5 2.8 20.7 27.1 4
Ether extract % DM 0.9 0.2 0.7 1.1 4
Ash % DM 10.0 2.9 6.6 13.3 4
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.0 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 37.5 8.4 25.0 42.8 4
Phosphorus g/kg DM 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.7 4
Potassium g/kg DM 7.3 5.1 9.6 2
Sodium g/kg DM 0.1 1
Magnesium g/kg DM 1.2 1.1 1.4 2

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

References

CIRAD, 1991; Dougall et al., 1958

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:45:03

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