The effects of drying temperature on chemical composition and nutritive value of some tropical fodder shrubs

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The effects of drying temperature on chemical composition and nutritive value of leaves of the shrub legumes Acacia angustissima (Miller) Kuntze, Calliandra calothyrsus Meissn and Leucaena leucocephala (Lam.) de Wit were determined in two studies in Zimbabwe. In the first study, the effects of shade-, sun- and oven-drying leaves on chemical composition and… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/B:AGFO.0000005224.64208.42

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@article{Hove2004TheEO, title={The effects of drying temperature on chemical composition and nutritive value of some tropical fodder shrubs}, author={Lewis Hove and Lonias Ndlovu and Sambulelwe Sibanda}, journal={Agroforestry Systems}, year={2004}, volume={59}, pages={231-241} }