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Table 7 Effect of mangosteen peel supplementation on intake, digestibility and methane production in ruminants using in vitro and in vivo studies

From: Development of feeding systems and strategies of supplementation to enhance rumen fermentation and ruminant production in the tropics

Substrate Level Species DMI Dig CH4 References
In vivo       
  MP 100 g/hd/d Beef cattle + + [52]
  MP 200 g/hd/d Dairy cows nc + [53]
  MP 100 g/hd/d Native cattle nc + [55]
  MP 30 g/kg Buffalo nc [54]
  MPP 200 g/hd/d Beef cattle nc + [22]
  MPP 300 g/hd/d Dairy cows + nc [20]
Combination       
  CO + MP 50 + 30 g/kg Buffalo nc + [54]
  MP + GP 9 + 1% Beef cattle nc + [22]
  MP + GP pellet 200 g/hd/d Beef cattle nc + [22]
  1. Abbreviations: GP garlic powder, MP mangosteen peel powder, MPP mangosteen peel pellet, CO coconut oil, nc not changed.
  2. + increased, - ─ decreased.