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- Dentinho, M. T. P., et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Grass and forage science 2016 v.71 no.3 pp. 437-447
- Cistus ladanifer; aerial parts; antioxidant activity; autumn; diet; gallic acid; in vitro digestibility; nutritive value; organic matter; plant age; proanthocyanidins; protein content; ruminant nutrition; seasonal variation; secondary metabolites; shrubs; small ruminants; spring; summer; winter; Mediterranean region
- ... Shrubs can provide an important contribution to the fodder resources for small ruminants in Mediterranean areas, but there is limited information on their feed value, including secondary metabolites and their seasonal differences. This study evaluated the effect of seasonal variation in chemical composition, in vitro digestibility and antioxidant activity of the aerial parts of plants of Cistus la ...