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Table 3 Nutrient digestibility and nutritive values of the experimental rations

From: Incorporation field crop residues in rabbit rations

Item BH (R1) MBH (R2) SBVH (R3) PVH (R4) SEM
Digestion coefficients (%)
 DM 88.16 89.21 89.14 88.32 0.50
 OM 71.23b 75.14a 74.26a 72.94ab 0.58
 CP 63.25 65.43 64.17 63.80 0.49
 CF 56.11 58.12 57.29 56.33 0.41
 EE 63.22 66.13 65.86 64.88 0.53
 NFE 77.66 79.21 78.83 77.75 0.50
Nutritive values (%)
 TDN 65.60 67.27 66.22 65.81 0.39
 DCP 13.21 13.60 13.28 13.23 0.10
  1. a and b: means in the same row having different superscripts differ significantly (P < 0.05)
  2. SEM standard error of mean, BH Berseem hay, MBH Mung bean husks, SBVH soybean vein hay, PVH peanut vein hay