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Table 1 Chemical composition (% of dry matter) of feed components

From: Effect of tanniniferous food from Bauhinia pulchella on pasture contamination with gastrointestinal nematodes from goats

  Bauhinia pulchella Pasture Hay
Total phenolsa 21.68 2.29 0.72
Total tanninsa 15.44 1.53 0.41
Condensed tanninsb 13.06 0.01 0.01
Crude protein 13.96 7.58 9.39
Ether extract 2.43 3.18 4.41
Neutral detergent fiber 59.03 79.46 75.90
Acid detergent fiber 44.48 44.91 44.90
  1. aTotal phenols and total tannins are expressed as tannic acid equivalent. bCondensed tannins are expressed as the leucocyanidin equivalent