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Bitter melon (Momordica charantia)

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: This datasheet is pending revision and updating; its contents are currently derived from FAO's Animal Feed Resources Information System (1991-2002) and from Bo Göhl's Tropical Feeds (1976-1982).

Datasheet

Description
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Common names 
Balsam pear, Bitter cucumber, Leprosy gourd, bitter melon, bitter gourd
Related feed(s) 
Description 
Extract has effect like insulin.
Nutritional aspects
Nutritional attributes 
Oilseed a potential animal feed.
Nutritional tables
Tables of chemical composition and nutritional value 
References
Datasheet citation 

DATASHEET UNDER CONSTRUCTION. DO NOT QUOTE. http://www.feedipedia.org/node/632 Last updated on March 16, 2010, 17:13

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