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Atil (Maerua crassifolia), aerial part, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 45.1 4.3 38.1 51.9 13
Crude protein % DM 24.3 2.6 20.7 28.8 17
Crude fibre % DM 10.4 1.3 8.3 13.1 17
ADF % DM 14.2 1
Ether extract % DM 5.3 1.7 2.7 8.3 16
Ash % DM 17.1 3.7 11.0 25.9 17
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.4 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 24.3 5.8 13.3 36.4 16
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.2 0.3 0.7 1.8 16
Potassium g/kg DM 26.9 7.3 15.3 39.2 15
Sodium g/kg DM 0.1 0.1 0.1 2
Magnesium g/kg DM 9.4 2.2 7.0 14.0 15
Manganese mg/kg DM 94 40 45 168 12
Zinc mg/kg DM 16 5 10 26 12
Copper mg/kg DM 5 1 3 7 12

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

References

Bartha, 1970; CIRAD, 1991; FUSAGx/CRAW, 2009

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:39

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