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Apple-ring acacia, pods

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 92.1 1.1 89.2 94.2 45
Crude protein % DM 11.0 1.1 8.6 14.3 52
Crude fibre % DM 26.4 3.3 19.7 30.7 26
NDF % DM 42.9 2.5 37.4 47.9 21
ADF % DM 33.6 2.5 28.8 38.6 37
Lignin % DM 8.8 1.0 6.7 11.0 36
Ether extract % DM 1.2 0.2 0.9 1.8 44
Ash % DM 4.1 0.4 3.4 5.0 51
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.5 18.5 20.3 2 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 3.8 1.1 2.3 6.4 18
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.6 0.3 1.3 2.3 18
Potassium g/kg DM 12.0 1.3 9.2 14.8 16
Sodium g/kg DM 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.4 7
Magnesium g/kg DM 1.5 0.5 0.9 3.3 16
Manganese mg/kg DM 22 17 13 71 10
Zinc mg/kg DM 18 5 10 28 9
Copper mg/kg DM 5 2 3 8 10
Iron mg/kg DM 68 1
 
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Tannins (eq. tannic acid) g/kg DM 7.3 3.4 2.4 13.2 12
Tannins, condensed (eq. catechin) g/kg DM 0.2 0.2 0.3 2
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 85.7 *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 83.0 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 15.4 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 12.5 *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 51.0 1
a (N) % 54.0 1
b (N) % 18.0 1
c (N) h-1 0.059 1
Nitrogen degradability (effective, k=4%) % 65 *
Nitrogen degradability (effective, k=6%) % 63 *
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 48.7 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 9.0 *

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

References

Bartha, 1970; CGIAR, 2009; CIRAD, 1991; Fall Touré, 1991; French, 1932; Lale et al., 2002; Nsahlai et al., 1999; Parigi-Bini et al., 1991; Shayo et al., 1999; Tanner et al., 1990

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:12

Table status 
Finished
Table order 
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