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Siamese senna (Senna siamea), aerial part, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 38.4 4.7 33.9 44.8 5  
Crude protein % DM 17.2 3.1 12.4 21.6 17  
Crude fibre % DM 20.1 4.1 16.4 25.5 6  
Ether extract % DM 6.9   4.3 11.2 4  
Ash % DM 7.7 2.2 5.2 11.2 10  
Neutral detergent fibre % DM 44.7 6 33.8 53.5 8  
Acid detergent fibre % DM 28   25.7 29.8 4  
Lignin % DM 11.4       1  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 19.4         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 10.2   5.7 16.3 4  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.6 0.2 1.4 1.9 5  
Magnesium g/kg DM 2.4   2 3.1 4  
Potassium g/kg DM 7.2   3.9 11.2 3  
Sodium g/kg DM 0.62   0.06 1.6 3  
Sulfur g/kg DM 1.9   1.8 1.9 2  
Manganese mg/kg DM 220   23 417 2  
Zinc mg/kg DM 33   12 55 2  
Copper mg/kg DM 4   3 6 2  
Iron mg/kg DM 255       1  
               
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Tannins (eq. tannic acid) g/kg DM 10       1  
Tanins, condensed (eq. catechin) g/kg DM 1   0.8 2 2  
               
In vitro digestibility and solubility Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
In vitro DM digestibility (pepsin-cellulase) % 64   62 66 2  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 13.4         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 10.8         *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 68.7         *
OM digestibility, ruminants % 71.9         *
Nitrogen degradability (effective, k=6%) % 66   58 74 2 *
Nitrogen degradability (effective, k=4%) % 72         *
a (N) % 37   21 52 2  
b (N) % 55   40 70 2  
c (N) h-1 0.07   0.067 0.073 2  
Dry matter degradability (effective, k=6%) % 61   54 68 2 *
Dry matter degradability (effective, k=4%) % 65         *
a (DM) % 40   27 53 2  
b (DM) % 39   29 50 2  
c (DM) h-1 0.068   0.067 0.069 2  
               
Rabbit nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
DE rabbit MJ/kg DM 10.5         *
MEn rabbit MJ/kg DM 10         *
Energy digestibility, rabbit % 54.1         *
Nitrogen digestibility, rabbit % 54.7         *

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

References

Aban et al., 2015; Akkasaeng et al., 1989; Ansah et al., 2016; Bhannasiri, 1970; Blair et al., 1988; CIRAD, 1991; Fadiyimu et al., 2011; Jackson et al., 1996; Larbi et al., 1997; Larbi et al., 1998; Lim Han Kuo, 1967; Mtui et al., 2008; Oduguwa et al., 1997; Pozy et al., 1996

Last updated on 07/08/2019 15:40:54

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