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Prosopis (Prosopis cineraria), aerial part, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 47.3   45.1 50.2 4  
Crude protein % DM 13.9 2.6 8.3 17.9 13  
Crude fibre % DM 20.5   14.3 31.5 4  
Neutral detergent fibre % DM 50.6 4.8 44 56.7 10  
Acid detergent fibre % DM 34.4 7.4 21.4 46.4 11  
Lignin % DM 18.4 5.1 9.9 24.3 8  
Ether extract % DM 3.5 1.9 1.3 6.3 7  
Ash % DM 10 2.4 5.2 13.9 11  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.1         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 20.8   15.1 26.5 2  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 3.7   2.4 4.9 2  
               
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Tannins (eq. tannic acid) g/kg DM 80   70 100 2  
Tanins, condensed (eq. catechin) g/kg DM 110 20 90 130 6  
               
Ruminants nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 46.3   42.9 49.6 2  
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 44.2         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 8         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 6.5         *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 30.5   22 38.9 2  
               
Rabbit nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Energy digestibility, rabbit % 47.7         *
Nitrogen digestibility, rabbit % 36.7         *

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

References

Abdullah et al., 2017; Abo-Donia et al., 2015; Agrawal et al., 2016; Bhatt et al., 2016; Bhatta et al., 2002; Bhatta et al., 2005; Bhatta et al., 2005; Bhatta et al., 2007; Bohra, 1980; Dutta et al., 1999; Mahgoub et al., 2004; Makkar et al., 1998; Sen, 1938

Last updated on 04/11/2019 12:20:33

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