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Table 1 Ingredients and chemical composition of dietary treatments

From: Effects of dietary supplementation of leaves and whole plant of Andrographis paniculata on rumen fermentation, fatty acid composition and microbiota in goats

  Dietary treatments
Ingredient (%) Control APL APW
Oil palm frond 40.00 40.00 40.00
Rice husk 10.00 10.00 10.00
Napier grass 10.00 10.00 10.00
Concentrate 40.00 40.00 40.00
 APL 0.00 1.50 0.00
 APW 0.00 0.00 1.50
Chemical composition (% DM)
 Dry matter 89.86 89.88 89.89
 Crude protein 16.79 16.79 16.79
 Ether extract 5.89 5.80 5.80
 Ash 5.04 5.15 5.16
 Acid detergent fibre 30.10 30.94 30.98
 Neutral detergent fibre 48.58 48.64 48.56
 Calcium 1.41 1.41 1.41
 Phosphorus 1.03 1.03 1.03
 Metabolizable energy (MJ/kg DMa) 10.92 10.90 10.90
  1. Control basal diet, APL basal diet +1.5% (w/w) Andrographis paniculata leaf powder, APW basal diet +1.5% (w/w) whole plant of Andrographis paniculata powder
  2. acalculated