Leucaena leucocephala


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Leucaena leucocephala

tree in the legume family Mimosaceae; contains the toxic amino acid mimosine; causes hair loss, goiter, infertility and weight loss. Called also L. glauca, lead tree. The disease is called also ekoa, jumbey, koa haole, lamtoro.
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Assessment of Leucaena leucocephala leaves as feed supplement in laying hens.
Iodine supplementation to a diet containing Leucaena leucocephala leaf meal: consequences on nutrient metabolism, clinical chemistry and immunity of goats.
Santiago CB, Aldaba MB, Laron MA and OS Reyes Reproductive performance and growth of Nile tilapia Oreochromis niloticus broodstock fed diets containing Leucaena leucocephala leaf meal.
Response of gravid does to partial replacement of dietary protein by a leaf meal mixture of Leucaena leucocephala, Morus alba and Azadirachta indica.
The above results suggested that CT from mangosteen-peel has a weaker inhibition effect on fermentation rate than those reported for Leucaena leucocephala hybrid (0.
17] Odedire JA and OJ Babayemi Comparative studies on the yield and chemical composition of Panicum maximum and Andropogon gayanus as influenced by Tephrosia candida and Leucaena leucocephala.
However, within the 7-ha plot there were also patches of low coppice, areas with vegetation such as Leucaena leucocephala, Schinus terebinthifolius, and Casuarina equisetifolia, and areas with coastal scrub vegetation.
1999), Mimosa scabrella and Leucaena leucocephala against Yellow Fever virus and Dengue 1 virus (Lucy et al.
A sua eficiencia foi constatada para sementes de Leucaena leucocephala (Nuno, 1995; Cavalcante e Peres, 1996), Enterolobium contortisiliquum (Eira et al.
Influence of vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhiza on growth, water relations and leaf orientation in Leucaena leucocephala (Lam.
Leucaena leucocephala (white popinac) was the most extensively established woody dicot.
Leucaena leucocephala (LLM) and Moringa oleifera (MOLM) are among the leaf meals that could be used as feed alternatives for commercial livestock in the tropics (Abou-Elezz et al.