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Table 2 Nutrient and antinutrient composition of cashew reject meal and groundnut cake

From: Cashew reject meal in diets of laying chickens: nutritional and economic suitability

Composition, % Defatted cashew reject meal Full fat cashew R M Groundnut cake
Moisture 8.50 8.90 9.50
Crude protein 35.40 22.10 43.10
Crude fibre 1.05 0.90 4.30
Ether extract 15.10 40.23 6.00
Ash 5.45 3.73 5.51
Nitrogen free extract 34.50 24.04 31.80
Gross energy, kcal/kg 5035 6542 4752
Tannin % 1.51 1.02 5.80
Phytic acid % 0.52 0.50 0.75
Aflatoxin μg/Kg ppm 10.00 8.75 17.37