Vet World 2018 Nov 23;11(10):1479-1485. Epub 2018 Oct 23.
Department of Animal Nutrition, Veterinary College, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India.
Aim: The study was conducted to evaluate eight tree leaves based on polyphenolic content and rumen incubation and gas production technique (RIVIGPT) for their nutritive potentiality.
Materials And Methods: Eight selected tree leaves, namely , , spp., , , , , and , were selected for proximate composition, forage fiber fractions, total phenolics (TPs), non-tannin phenols (NTPs), total tannins (TTs), condensed tannins (CTs), and hydrolysable tannins (HTs); RIVIGP with and without polyethylene glycol (PEG); and dry matter digestibility (IVDMD) (modified two stage) analysis was conducted. Read More