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Table 1 Composition and nutrient content of corn base diet (%)

From: Upregulation of genes encoding digestive enzymes and nutrient transporters in the digestive system of broiler chickens by dietary supplementation of fiber and inclusion of coarse particle size corn

Ingredients Starter Grower
Corn 60.6 62.3
Soybean meal 32.6 29.3
Meat and bone meal 3.00 3.60
Canola oil 0.644 1.91
Limestone 0.970 0.814
Dical phosphate 0.607 0.269
Phytasea 0.01 0.010
Salt 0.154 0.161
Na bicarbonate 0.219 0.200
Vitamin premixb 0.200 0.200
Choline 0.111 0.103
L-lysine HCl 784 0.305 0.226
D, L-methionine 0.392 0.336
L-threonine 0.204 0.148
TiO2 0.500
Nutrients
 ME (kcal/kg) 3000 3100
 ME (MJ/kg) 12.55 12.97
 Crude protein 22.2 21.0
 Crude fat 2.85 4.14
 Crude Fiber 2.07 2.01
 SID arginine 1.37 1.27
 SID lysine 1.28 1.15
 SID methionine 0.684 0.616
 SID methionine + Cysteine 0.950 0.870
 SID tryptophan 0.244 0.226
 SID isoleucine 0.860 0.807
 SID threonine 0.860 0.770
 SID valine 0.992 0.939
 Starch 35.8 36.8
 NSP soluble 0.426 0.404
 NSP insoluble 5.64 5.45
 Calcium 0.960 0.870
 Available Phosphorus 0.480 0.435
 Sodium 0.160 0.160
 Chloride 0.250 0.242
 Choline 0.170 0.160
  1. aPhyzyme XP5000G (100 g/mt) Dupont
  2. bVitamin-Mineral concentrate supplied per kilogram of diet: retinol, 12,000 IU; cholecalciferol, 5000 IU; tocopheryl acetate, 75 mg, menadione, 3 mg; thiamine, 3 mg; riboflavin, 8 mg; niacin, 55 mg; pantothenate, 13 mg; pyridoxine, 5 mg; folate, 2 mg; cyanocobalamine, 16 μg; biotin, 200 μg; cereal-based carrier, 149 mg; mineral oil, 2.5 mg; Cu (sulphate), 16 mg; Fe (sulphate), 40 mg; I (iodide), 1.25 mg; Se (selenate), 0.3 mg; Mn (sulphate and oxide), 120 mg; Zn (sulphate and oxide), 100 mg; cereal-based carrier, 128 mg; mineral oil, 3.75 mg; SID = Standard ileal digestible