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Shittimwood (Acacia seyal), pods, immature

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 30.0 5.3 23.0 35.7 4
Crude protein % DM 19.9 2.8 17.1 23.8 5
Crude fibre % DM 21.7 2.1 18.6 24.1 5
NDF % DM 37.5 1
ADF % DM 25.7 1
Lignin % DM 6.7 1
Ether extract % DM 1.5 0.5 0.9 2.1 5
Ash % DM 5.9 0.8 5.1 7.0 5
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.6 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 9.0 1.3 7.3 10.4 5
Phosphorus g/kg DM 3.5 0.6 2.8 4.3 5
Potassium g/kg DM 59.0 78.9 12.9 150.1 3
Magnesium g/kg DM 12.9 17.4 2.8 33.0 3
Manganese mg/kg DM 56 55 56 2
Zinc mg/kg DM 43 29 57 2
Copper mg/kg DM 7 7 7 2
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 87.2 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 83.3 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 15.5 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 12.4 *
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 56.0 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 10.4 *

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

References

CIRAD, 1991; Russell, 1947

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

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