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Kusum (Schleichera oleosa)

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: This datasheet is pending revision and updating; its contents are currently derived from FAO's Animal Feed Resources Information System (1991-2002) and from Bo Göhl's Tropical Feeds (1976-1982).

Datasheet

Description
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Common names 
Kosum, kusum
Related feed(s) 
Description 
Indian timber tree, seeds used for oil.
Nutritional tables
Tables of chemical composition and nutritional value 

Avg: average or predicted value; SD: standard deviation; Min: minimum value; Max: maximum value; Nb: number of values (samples) used

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: This datasheet is pending revision and updating; its contents are currently derived from FAO's Animal Feed Resources Information System (1991-2002) and from Bo Göhl's Tropical Feeds (1976-1982).

Main analysis Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Crude protein % DM 20.9 1
Crude fibre % DM 9.0 1
Ether extract % DM 7.4 1
Ash % DM 5.8 1
Gross energy MJ/kg DM 19.5 *
 
Minerals Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Calcium g/kg DM 5.2 1
Phosphorus g/kg DM 11.4 1
 
Pig nutritive values Unit Avg SD Min Max Nb
Energy digestibility, growing pig % 76.0 *
DE growing pig MJ/kg DM 14.8 *

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

References

Gupta et al., 1986

Last updated on 24/10/2012 00:44:26

References
Datasheet citation 

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