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Calotropis (Calotropis procera), fruits

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 93.0 1
Crude protein % DM 14.9 1
Crude fibre % DM 20.2 1
NDF % DM 30.5 1
ADF % DM 25.6 1
Lignin % DM 3.6 1
Ether extract % DM 8.5 1
Ash % DM 14.3 1
Total sugars % DM 3.4 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.2 *
 
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Tannins (eq. tannic acid) g/kg DM 0.0 1
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 58.4 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 10.6 *

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

References

CIRAD, 1991

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:45:30

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