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Table 2 Composition and nutrient content of experimental basal diets

From: Effect of pawpaw leaf and seed meal composite mix dietary supplementation on haematological indices, carcass traits and histological studies of broiler chicken

Ingredients (g/kg) Starter (1 to 21 days) Grower (22 to 42 days)
Maize 426.60 485.60
Wheat offal 121.00 101.00
Soybean meal 386.90 347.90
Vegetable oil 22.00 23.00
Di-calcium phosphate 18.00 17.00
Limestone 14.00 14.00
Premix 3.00 3.00
Methionine 3.00 3.00
Lysine 2.50 2.50
Salt 3.00 3.00
Total 1000.00 1000.00
Chemical analysis (g/kg DM)
 Crude protein 220.00 205.60
 Crude fibre 45.30 43.80
Calculated analysis
 ME (kcal/kg) 2955.88 3 000.24
 Ca (g/kg DM) 10.20 9.30
 Available P (g/kg DM) 6.00 5.50
 Methionine (g/kg DM) 6.30 3.80
 Lysine (g/kg DM) 11.50 10.30
  1. ME metabolizable energy