The authors hereby retract the article entitled " Nutritional evaluation of wheat straw treated with Crinipellis sp. in Sahiwal calves " (Mahesh et al. 2013) previously published online first in Tropical Animal Health and Production as they had no permission to use the data presented in the Table 1, for publication.
Wheat straw was subjected to solid-state fermentation (SSF) with lignolytic white-rot fungus (WRF) Crinipellis sp. for 5 days to improve the nutritive value and digestibility. The fungal treatment caused a significant (P < 0.05) decrease in cell wall constituents viz., neutral detergent fiber (NDF), acid detergent fiber (ADF), hemicellulose, lignin, and… (More)