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Guava (Psidium guajava), leaves, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 37.3 2.2 35.1 40.4 5  
Crude protein % DM 11.7 1.2 10.3 14.0 8  
Crude fibre % DM 17.6 2.1 16.1 20.0 3  
NDF % DM 45.4 8.7 38.3 55.0 5  
ADF % DM 33.2 5.1 26.6 38.7 4  
Lignin % DM 16.2       1  
Ether extract % DM 2.1   1.0 3.2 2  
Ash % DM 6.3 2.4 1.0 7.7 7  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.0         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 14.7   13.4 16.0 2  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.8   1.6 2.0 2  
               
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Tannins (eq. tannic acid) g/kg DM 24.5   14.0 35.0 2  
Tannins, condensed (eq. catechin) g/kg DM 148.0       1  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 52.3       1  
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 49.4         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.9         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 7.3         *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 32.8       1  

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

References

Adrian et al., 2012; FUSAGx/CRAW, 2009; Hariadi et al., 2010; Kanpukdee Suchitra et al., 2008; Kavita Sharma et al., 2006; Kibria et al., 1994; Malik et al., 1967; Mecha et al., 1980

Last updated on 05/02/2015 10:47:27

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