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Enset (Ensete ventricosum) leaves, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 12.6 2.9 10.1 16.7 4  
Crude protein % DM 14.1 1.7 12.3 17.5 9  
Crude fibre % DM 22.3   20.4 24.1 2  
NDF % DM 56.8 13.4 34.0 70.3 9  
ADF % DM 36.6 5.4 29.2 42.7 9  
Lignin % DM 6.9 2.3 3.3 8.8 7  
Ether extract % DM 4.2 1.5 2.5 5.2 3  
Ash % DM 14.6 4.4 6.3 19.0 7  
Starch (polarimetry) % DM 1.8   1.2 2.5 2  
Total sugars % DM 9.8   8.4 11.1 2  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.3         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 12.3 4.8 8.3 21.8 6  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.4 0.7 1.8 3.9 6  
Potassium g/kg DM 36.9 5.4 30.8 41.0 3  
Sodium g/kg DM 0.7   0.2 1.1 2  
Magnesium g/kg DM 2.9 0.6 2.2 3.8 6  
Manganese mg/kg DM 169 39 124 194 3  
Zinc mg/kg DM 32 30 11 67 3  
Copper mg/kg DM 3 1 2 3 3  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 59.4       1  
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 58.4         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.1         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.1         *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 63.6       1  
               
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 47.0         *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 8.1         *
MEn growing pig MJ/kg DM 7.4         *
NE growing pig MJ/kg DM 4.5         *

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

References

Deribe Gemiyo Talore, 2015; Fekadu, 2009; Mohammed et al., 2013; Nurfeta et al., 2009; Nurfeta et al., 2012

Last updated on 05/10/2016 22:39:35

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