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Red silk cotton tree (Bombax ceiba), leaves, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Dry matter % as fed 28.2 1
Crude protein % DM 12.6 1
Crude fibre % DM 22.3 1
Ether extract % DM 6.4 1
Ash % DM 9.3 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.6 *
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 27.0 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.9 1

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


Sharma et al., 1966

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:54

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