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Banj oak (Quercus leucotrichophora), leaves, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 51.4   37.4 65.4 2  
Crude protein % DM 10.8 1.2 9.6 12.9 10  
Crude fibre % DM 39.4   31.3 47.4 2  
NDF % DM 64.4 3.1 60.5 70.6 9  
ADF % DM 49.3 7.6 38.0 60.6 9  
Lignin % DM 16.1 7.0 5.5 22.7 6  
Ether extract % DM 5.3 1.4 3.9 7.6 6  
Ash % DM 4.1 0.7 2.8 5.2 8  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 19.9         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 10.5   9.9 11.1 2  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.1   0.7 1.5 2  
Manganese mg/kg DM 403       1  
Zinc mg/kg DM 37       1  
Copper mg/kg DM 8       1  
Iron mg/kg DM 121       1  
               
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Tannins (eq. tannic acid) g/kg DM 63.1 13.4 50.0 81.6 4  
Tannins, condensed (eq. catechin) g/kg DM 33.6 5.0 28.3 41.6 5  
               
In vitro digestibility and solubility Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
DM digestibility, pepsin % 39.6   36.7 42.4 2  
OM digestibility, pepsin % 36.3       1  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 44.1       1  
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 42.5         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.5         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 6.8         *
ME ruminants (gas production) MJ/kg DM 5.5       1  
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 57.0       1  

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

References

Barman et al., 2008; IVRI, 2011; Makkar et al., 1991; Makkar et al., 1998; Paswan et al., 2010; Sahoo et al., 2010; Sen, 1938; Sharma et al., 2008; Singh et al., 1989; Singh et al., 2005; Sultan et al., 2008

Last updated on 06/08/2014 23:48:16

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