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Albizia (Albizia chinensis), leaves, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 31.4          
Crude protein % DM 21.7 3.7 15.1 26.4 6  
Crude fibre % DM 31.6          
Ether extract % DM 4.4          
Ash % DM 7   3.5 14.5 4  
Neutral detergent fibre % DM 56.6   35.4 68.2 3  
Acid detergent fibre % DM 40.2   24.6 48.9 3  
Lignin % DM 30          
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 19.7         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 11.7          
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.7   1.4 2 2  
               
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Tannins (eq. tannic acid) g/kg DM 50          
Tanins, condensed (eq. catechin) g/kg DM 20   20 20 2  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.1         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 7.9         *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 51         *
OM digestibility, ruminants % 53         *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 32          

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

References

Ahn et al., 1989; Ash, 1990; Makkar et al., 1998; Sahoo et al., 2010; Sharma et al., 1969; Singh et al., 1989

Last updated on 18/12/2017 18:29:14

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