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Axelwood (Anogeissus latifolia), leaves, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Crude protein % DM 8.3 7.5 9.1 2
Crude fibre % DM 24.2 1
NDF % DM 49.0 1
ADF % DM 37.6 1
Lignin % DM 10.3 1
Ether extract % DM 2.9 2.2 3.6 2
Ash % DM 8.4 7.3 9.5 2
Total sugars % DM 4.6 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 17.8 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 22.0 13.6 30.3 2
Phosphorus g/kg DM 2.0 0.5 3.4 2
Magnesium g/kg DM 0.0 1
Manganese mg/kg DM 0 1
Zinc mg/kg DM 0 1
Copper mg/kg DM 0 1
Iron mg/kg DM 0 1
 
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Tannins (eq. tannic acid) g/kg DM 150.0 1
Tannins, condensed (eq. catechin) g/kg DM 2.5 1
 
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 50.4 1
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 46.7 *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.3 *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 6.8 *
ME ruminants (FAO, 1982) MJ/kg DM 7.2 1
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 8.0 1
a (N) % 15.3 1
b (N) % 73.0 1
c (N) h-1 0.079 1
Nitrogen degradability (effective, k=4%) % 64 *
Nitrogen degradability (effective, k=6%) % 57 *

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

References

Bakshi et al., 2011; Sen, 1938

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:43:40

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