Red -neck ostrich (Struthio carnelus) nutrition: digestibility values of a sorghum -based concentrate

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2015-03-15
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El amin, Ahmed
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Three captive red -neck ostrich chicks were fed an ostrich finisher ration basel on dura sorghum and sorghum gluten meal as the preformed plant protein. A preliminary feeding period of 7 days was allowed and followed by 3 days collection period. Digestibilities of the chemical components of the ration were determined. 'fl he coefficient of apparent ration dry -matter digestibility was 79.98% and TIM value was74.38°, 10. Results were compared with relevant literature.
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