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Date palm pedicels

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 90.4 3.3 86.3 94.8 6
Crude protein % DM 9.6 5.3 3.9 15.4 5
Crude fibre % DM 33.0 2.3 30.1 36.6 6
NDF % DM 54.8 14.0 48.1 83.3 6
ADF % DM 41.4 6.2 37.9 53.9 6
Lignin % DM 10.3 4.6 7.8 19.7 6
Ash % DM 7.6 2.5 4.6 11.3 6
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.2 *
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 48.1 1
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 44.4 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.1 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 6.5 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 58.4 1

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

References

Arbouche et al., 2008; Chehma et al., 2001

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:45:32

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