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Table 5 Effect of haulms of cowpea variety and phosphate fertilizer dose on the blood profile of Djallonke lambs

From: Variety and phosphate fertilizer dose effect on nutrient composition, in vitro digestibility and feeding value of cowpea haulm

  Zaayura Hewale SED P - value
Blood profile 30 90 30 90 V P rate V x P rate
Hb g/l 10.3 10.2 10.3 9.9 0.9 0.731 0.612 0.827
PCV % 31.0 30.6 30.8 29.5 2.6 0.720 0.624 0.826
WBC Total X109 L 5.9 5.7 6.5 5.8 0.8 0.584 0.410 0.635
Albumin (g/l) 26.2 24.9 24.3 24.0 1.0 0.079 0.331 0.504
Globulin (g/l) 12.8 11.3 15.1 16.1 1.9 0.023 0.859 0.387
Glucose (mmol/l) 0.6 0.5 0.8 0.64 0.2 0.113 0.283 0.871
Total Protein (g/l) 38.9 36.2 39.4 40.2 1.9 0.124 0.469 0.209
Blood urea nitrogen (mmol/l) 10.9 10.3 9.0 12.2 1.1 0.997 0.124 0.032
  1. Means with the same letters are not significantly different (P > 0.05), Hb Haemoglobin, PCV Packed cell volume, WBC White blood cell, Zaayura Zaayura-SARC 4-75, Hewale Hewale-IT93K-192-4, V Variety, P Phosphorus fertilizer, SED Standard Error of Difference, P probability