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Table 1 Formulations and proximate composition of experimental diets (g/100 g dry weight)

From: Effect of Garcinia kola seeds supplemented diet on growth performance and gonadal development of Oreochromis niloticus juveniles breed in ponds

Ingredients Normal diet Normal diets + G. kola (6%) Normal diets + G. kola 10%
Fish meal 26 26 26
Garcinia kola meal // 6 10
Soybean cake 23 23 23
Cottonseed cake 22 22 22
Maize meal 10 4 0
Wheat bran 10 10 10
Palm oil 4 4 4
Premix 5 5 5
Total 100 100 100
Proximate composition (%)
 Protein 40.47 40.03 39.73
 Lipid 13.23 13.14 13.12
 Ash 12.75 12.71 12.68
 Moisture 7.74 8.04 7.94
 Dry matter 92.26 91.96 92.06
 Energy (kcal/100 g) 420.63 418.17 417.20