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Water spinach (Ipomoea aquatica), whole plant, fresh

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Crude protein % DM 18.8 1
Crude fibre % DM 20.9 1
Ether extract % DM 2.1 1
Ash % DM 18.2 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 16.4 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 7.1 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 3.2 1
Potassium g/kg DM 52.2 1
Sodium g/kg DM 2.1 1
Magnesium g/kg DM 4.2 1
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 57.2 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 9.4 *

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

References

Bartha, 1970

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:45:19

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