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Enset (Ensete ventricosum) corms, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 21.5 4.6 14.1 29.3 18  
Crude protein % DM 3.5 1.1 1.8 5.9 21  
Crude fibre % DM 9.3 6.5 3.0 17.5 5  
NDF % DM 46.4 24.4 13.1 89.3 18  
ADF % DM 6.9 1.8 4.8 11.3 18  
Lignin % DM 1.3 0.7 0.1 2.1 7  
Ether extract % DM 0.5 0.2 0.3 0.8 6  
Ash % DM 4.6 1.1 3.0 7.4 20  
Starch (polarimetry) % DM 74.6 6.6 68.0 85.0 5  
Total sugars % DM 1.5 0.8 0.6 2.2 4  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.1         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 2.2 1.7 0.5 6.1 16  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.5 2.4 0.8 8.8 16  
Potassium g/kg DM 19.6 7.1 8.6 30.6 16  
Sodium g/kg DM 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.3 11  
Magnesium g/kg DM 2.1 2.0 0.6 6.3 16  
Manganese mg/kg DM 31 10 10 47 12  
Zinc mg/kg DM 130 53 62 226 12  
Copper mg/kg DM 5 3 2 12 12  
Iron mg/kg DM 86 58 34 237 10  
               
Amino acids Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Alanine % protein 5.1       1  
Arginine % protein 3.3       1  
Aspartic acid % protein 6.9       1  
Cystine % protein 1.3       1  
Glutamic acid % protein 8.7       1  
Glycine % protein 4.8       1  
Histidine % protein 1.4       1  
Isoleucine % protein 3.1       1  
Leucine % protein 5.8       1  
Lysine % protein 3.0       1  
Methionine % protein 1.2       1  
Phenylalanine % protein 3.4       1  
Proline % protein 3.2       1  
Serine % protein 3.5       1  
Threonine % protein 3.1       1  
Tyrosine % protein 1.9       1  
Valine % protein 3.9       1  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 78.0       1  
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 74.4         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 12.8         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.8         *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 0.0       1  
               
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 60.9         *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 10.4         *
MEn growing pig MJ/kg DM 10.1         *
NE growing pig MJ/kg DM 8.3         *

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

References

Fekadu et al., 1997; Mohammed et al., 2013; Nurfeta et al., 2008; Nurfeta et al., 2008; Nurfeta et al., 2009; Nurfeta et al., 2014; Nurfeta, 2010; Solomon Zewdie et al., 2008

Last updated on 05/10/2016 17:14:30

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