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Slenderleaf (Crotalaria brevidens), aerial part, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 14.4 3.4 8.4 18.3 16  
Crude protein % DM 14.5 4.9 9.3 28.9 19  
Crude fibre % DM 28.9   22.1 35.7 2  
NDF % DM 50.7       1  
Ether extract % DM 2.6   1.9 3.3 2  
Ash % DM 8.4   6.9 9.9 2  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.5         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 5.8   4.4 7.2 2  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 3.0   2.7 3.3 2  
Zinc mg/kg DM 28 8 15 42 16  
Iron mg/kg DM 8 1 6 11 16  

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

References

Dougall et al., 1966; Sahou et al., 2014; Strickland et al., 1986

Last updated on 23/09/2016 13:19:02

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