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False brandy bush (Grewia bicolor), fruits

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Dry matter % as fed 88.7   86.1 91.3 2  
Crude protein % DM 6.3   4.9 7.6 2  
Crude fibre % DM 38.1   36.3 40.0 2  
NDF % DM 55.4   53.6 57.3 2  
ADF % DM 41.6   39.7 43.6 2  
Lignin % DM 12.9   12.5 13.4 2  
Ether extract % DM 3.0   2.4 3.5 2  
Ash % DM 5.4   4.2 6.6 2  
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 18.8         *
               
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
Calcium g/kg DM 10.1   9.2 11.1 2  
Phosphorus g/kg DM 1.6   1.4 1.9 2  
Potassium g/kg DM 8.5   8.0 9.0 2  
Sodium g/kg DM 0.1       1  
Magnesium g/kg DM 2.4   2.1 2.6 2  
Manganese mg/kg DM 28       1  
Zinc mg/kg DM 19       1  
Copper mg/kg DM 12       1  
               
Ruminant nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb  
OM digestibility, Ruminant % 50.5         *
Energy digestibility, ruminants % 47.6         *
DE ruminants MJ/kg DM 9.0         *
ME ruminants MJ/kg DM 7.3         *

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

References

CIRAD, 1991

Last updated on 19/04/2013 18:33:21

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