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Velvet bean (Mucuna pruriens), pod husks

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 89.2 1
Crude protein % DM 4.3 1
Crude fibre % DM 42.4 1
Ether extract % DM 0.7 1
Ash % DM 5.9 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.3 *
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 80.7 *
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 23.5 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 4.3 *

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

References

Naik, 1967

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:45:17

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