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Babassu (Attalea speciosa), oil meal, decorticated, expeller extraction

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 91.5 1
Crude protein % DM 25.1 24.9 25.3 2
Crude fibre % DM 16.4 15.0 17.7 2
Ether extract % DM 6.9 6.8 7.0 2
Ash % DM 5.8 5.8 5.9 2
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 19.9 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 1.3 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 4.9 1
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 68.2 1
ME ruminants (FAO, 1982) MJ/kg DM 11.5 1
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 85.0 1
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 64.4 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 12.8 *

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

References

Honcamp et al., 1929; Lennerts, 1988

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:45:29

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