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Moru oak (Quercus floribunda), leaves

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 45.6   38.6 52.5 2  
Crude protein % DM 10.4 1.1 9.6 12.0 4  
Crude fibre % DM 29.1       1  
NDF % DM 59.4   58.8 59.9 2  
ADF % DM 53.5   48.7 58.2 2  
Lignin % DM 21.1       1  
Ether extract % DM 4.2 0.5 3.6 4.5 3  
Ash % DM 5.0 0.4 4.6 5.4 3  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 19.1         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 16.1       1  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 3.0       1  
Manganese mg/kg DM 116       1  
Zinc mg/kg DM 51       1  
Copper mg/kg DM 7       1  
Iron mg/kg DM 143       1  
               
Secondary metabolites Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Tannins (eq. tannic acid) g/kg DM 98.3       1  
Tannins, condensed (eq. catechin) g/kg DM 50.5   22.0 79.0 2  
               
In vitro digestibility and solubility Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
DM digestibility, pepsin % 41.9       1  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, ruminants % 45.5       1  
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 43.4         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 8.3         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 6.7         *
Nitrogen digestibility, ruminants % 44.0       1  

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

References

Dey et al., 2006; Inam-Ur-Rahim et al., 2011; IVRI, 2011; Lukose et al., 2007; Sen, 1938

Last updated on 05/10/2013 00:26:28

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