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Table 1 Ingredients and chemical composition of grass and concentrate diet fed to goats (on dry matter basis)

From: Effect of choline chloride supplementation on milk production and milk composition of Etawah grade goats

  Percent Percent
Ingredient   
 Pollard 35.00  
 Soybean meal 18.00  
 Cassava waste 38.00  
 Molasses 5.00  
 Ca-fish oil 1.50  
 Mineral and vitamin mixed 2.00  
 Probiotic 0.50  
Nutrient composition Grass Concentrate diet
 Crude protein 10.51 14.53
 Crude Fat 0.80 4.55
 Neutral detergent fiber 71.03 26.08
 Acid detergent fiber 49.35 12.92
 Gross energy (kcal/kg) 3871 4085
 Total digestible nutrientsa 66.48 70.16
 Ash 9.89 12.41
 Calcium 0.26 2.66
 Phosphorus 0.18 0.55
  1. aThe total digestible nutrients (TDN) obtained by calculation according to Nutrient Requirements Council (1981). Metabolized energy (kcal/kg) =0.62 times Gross energy and the %TDN = Metabolized energy (kcal/kg) divided by 0.0361