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Kapok (Ceiba pentandra), oil meal, expeller extraction

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 89.5 2.0 86.4 93.1 12
Crude protein % DM 34.1 7.4 26.9 50.0 13
Crude fibre % DM 17.7 7.6 5.9 31.6 13
NDF % DM 51.8 1
ADF % DM 42.5 1
Lignin % DM 26.6 1
Ether extract % DM 8.1 1.9 5.3 12.7 13
Ash % DM 7.9 0.7 6.5 9.3 13
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 20.4 17.6 20.4 2 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 4.9 1.2 2.0 6.0 9
Phosphorus g/kg DM 9.5 1.4 7.0 10.6 10
Potassium g/kg DM 18.1 2.5 13.0 20.9 8
Magnesium g/kg DM 4.8 1.0 3.1 5.9 9
Manganese mg/kg DM 18 1
Zinc mg/kg DM 50 1
Copper mg/kg DM 33 1
Iron mg/kg DM 408 1
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
ME ruminants (FAO, 1982) MJ/kg DM 9.1 1
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 74.1 1
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 62.4 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 12.7 *
 
Poultry nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
AMEn broiler MJ/kg DM 8.8 1

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

References

Bhannasiri, 1970; CIRAD, 1991; Jagadi et al., 1987; Kadirvel et al., 1986; Naik, 1967; Rajaguru et al., 1985; Ravindran et al., 1994; Woodman, 1945

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:24

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