Competition. Currently the national average yield of coconut is 43 nuts/tree per year generating a ton of copra or less than 500 kilograms (kg) of vegetable oil/ha per year. PCA has been convincing more investors to put up copra processing plants and oil mills. Volcani Institute of Agricutural Reseach, Israel, Nguyen Nhut Xuan Dung; Luu Huu Manh; Udén, P., 2002. The physical presentation of copra meal has an important effect because it modifies bulk density. Effect of partial replacement of soybean meal with palm kernel meal and copra meal on growth performance, nutrient digestibility and carcass characteristics of finishing pigs. Central Europ. Areas of comparison are on per palm basis, and include nut yield, bunch production, and copra yield.Plots evaluated for each hybrid were planted with 131 palms per hectare (53 per acre), so to find out the yield per hectare, just multiply the figures in the table by 131 (or 53 if using acre). Evaluation of some agri-industrial by-products available in Samoa for goats. Digestibility and effect of copra cake on rate of gain, feed efficiency and protein retention of fattening pigs. 1000 coconuts yield 127 to 182 kg desiccated coconut. Schiemann, R., 1981. While these performances were satisfactory, they were lower than those obtained with a maize/soybean meal supplement and a 70% palm kernel meal supplement, possibly due to the lower palatability of copra meal (Oliveira et al., 2010). Methodology of each of these drying techniques as used in Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Sri Lanka, India and Sri Lanka is indicated. J. Anim. In the early 1900s copra was a major plantation product, and coconut palmoil a major export product for many countries. Indian J. Anim. Sun-drying is the cheapest method but if the weather is wet there is a risk of mold growth and aflatoxin contamination. Copra meal is poor in essential amino acids, notably lysine and sulphur amino acids (Sundu et al., 2009). Amino acid digestibility in copra expellers and palm kernel expellers by growing pigs. Commodity Products. Voluntary feed intake, live-weight gain and digestibility coefficients were mesured for goats receiving diets based on increasing levels of desiccated coconut waste meal. The high crude fibre content of copra meal is disadvantageous for aquatic feeds (Hertrampf et al., 2000). Copra is the dried meat or kernel of the coconut. McDonald, P.; Edwards, R. A.; Greenhalgh, J. F. D., 2002. While the level and quality of protein in copra meal protein are lower than those of soybean meal, copra meal may be a valuable and economical protein source for rabbits in areas where soybean meal is expensive (Haponik et al., 2009). (0.3 Mb PDF file) Nigeria's foods and foodstuffs. Copra meal inclusion at 7.5% of the diet does not have negative effects on digestibility but decreases voluntary intake due to its poor palatability or other unknown effects (Camacho Diaz et al., 2006). While, better still, the MNF option increased coconut yield in year 1, year 2 and ensuing years (years 3 to 5) by 50 %, 100%, and 150 % respectively. Bras. The average annual production of coconut during 1992-1996 was estimated to be 50 billion nuts, or 10 million metric tons of copra equivalents. However, the high fibre content of copra meal restricts its use in pig feeding. The fraction of rapidly fermentable N in the rumen of coconut meal is low, with values ranging from 19% (Sauvant et al., 2004), 20.1% (Kiran et al., 2007), to 22.4% (Mondal et al., 2008). FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture technical paper, 540. The utilization of coconut sap distillery by products by broiler chicks. . The oil content makes it a valuable energy source, particularly in areas where such sources are scarce (Daghir, 2008). To address the decline in production, the Philippine Genome Center Program for Agriculture of the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) is aiming to boost the coconut production to 150 nuts per tree per year through the coconut genomics program. Anim. Rumen fermentation kinetics and nitrogen degradability of commonly used ruminant feedstuffs, Kurian, A. ; Peter, K. V., 2007. (Trinidad), 50 (1): 17-23, Mee, J. M. L. ; Brooks, C. C., 1973. The risk of a lysine deficiency should also be assessed. Int. UNDP/SF Project No. Res., 9: 236-244, Muinga, R. W. ; Thorpe, W. ; Topps, J. H., 1993. Global coconut oil production peaked at 3.3M tonnes in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2018, production stood at a somewhat lower figure. Ibadan, University Press, Paengkoum, P., 2011. Feedipedia, a programme by INRAE, CIRAD, AFZ and FAO. A. ; Quadir, G. A. ; Abdullah, M. Z., 2000. Coconut oil is extensively used for edible and industrial purposes, as a ghee substitute , and the major industrial use of coconut oil is in soap manufacture. (Of the total coconut hectarage on plantations recorded by the agricultural census in 1983, 62 per cent was more than 50 years old, and only l per cent was under 14 years of age). For making one tonne copra in Philippines and Indonesia only . For optimal performance, copra meal should be limited to 10% of the diet, with no more than 5% in the diets of young animals. Recommended inclusion levels are not consistent between authors. A. ; Watanabe, P. H. ; Miranda, C. C. de; Silva, L. da P. G. da; Araujo, D. de M., 2010. Coconut cake/expeller and coconut oilmeal: two valuable ingredients for cattle feed mixtures. Evaluation of some plant proteins in complete diets for the tilapia, Jácome, I. M. T. D. ; Gomes da Silva, L. P. ; Guim, A. ; Lima, D. Q. ; Almeida, M. M. ; de Araújo, M. J. ; Oliveira, V. P. ; Silva, J. D. B. ; Martins, T. D. D., 2002. Liming from pH 3.9 to pH 4.5 in the topsoil increased copra content per nut and copra yields by 10 per cent and nearly doubled cocoa yields. Digestibility and feeding value of coconut meal for white leghorn layers. J., 82 (10): 1066-1068, Sulabo, R. C. ; Ju, W. S. ; Stein, H. H., 2013. The susceptibility of copra meal to rancidity after prolonged storage could cause such palatability issues, even when no obvious signs of rancidity are noticed (Oliveira et al., 2010; Ehrlich et al., 1990). almost 5-7 m, but bears Coconuts earlier than the tall variety. Sci., 71 (3): 261-264, Chandrasekharaiah, M. ; Sampath, K. T. ; Praveen, U. S. ; Umalatha, 2002. Animal feeding stuffs. (Editors: Machin, D.; Nyvold, S.) Proceedings of the FAO Expert Consultation held in CIAT, Cali, Colombia FAO ANIMAL PRODUCTION AND HEALTH PAPER 95, FAO, Roma, Creswell, D. C. ; Brooks, C. C., 1971. A. ; Mendoza, G. D. ; Aranda, E. ; Garcia-Bojalil, C. ; Barcena, R. ; Alanis, J., 1998. The variety is characterized by large fruits with average copra out turn of 272.9 g and tender nut volume of 612 ml nut-1 (6.2 o brix) and average nut yield of 105 nuts per palm per year. Asian-Aust. 2. yields per tree and per hectare per year are respectively. B1��l2��\��\9��x6��Ջx~�6��4M�@�7���. Can. Coconut production remains crucial for the Asia-Pacific region, but coconut yields are dropping with aging as a top factor. Saude Prod. It also yields coconut cake after oil extraction, which is mainly used as feeds for livestock. Proc. Copra meal is also a good source of energy for rabbits and its gross energy, crude protein and oil are quite digestible. The less common solvent-extracted copra meal contains less oil (about 3% DM) and a little more protein (Feedipedia, 2011). Genetic correlations between these four characters have been ascertained. Rev. Tables INRA-AFZ de composition et de valeur nutritive des matières premières destinées aux animaux d'élevage: 2ème édition. Using copra meal in growing heifers resulted in decreased performance compared to a barley-soybean meal diet supplemented with copra oil. Efeito da inclusão do farelo de coco em rações para frangos de corte. (ed. Apparent ileal digestibility of nutrient in plant protein feedstuffs for finishing pigs. Feed Sci. Personal communication. It is used as food as it an important source of nutrients including proteins, vitamins, and minerals. Copra meal has been shown to be a suitable supplement for cows grazing tropical pastures in Fiji, where adding 1.8 kg/day of copra meal to the diet increased milk production by 70% (McIntyre, 1973). Effects on egg production of including high residual lipid copra meal in laying hen diets. summer irrigation @ 40 litres per palm per week will increase the yield of nuts by 50%. Therefore, the copra out-turn, as well as the oil percentage of copra had much relevance. There appears to be a difference between the ME value of copra meal for young chicks, and for older birds and hens (Baidya et al., 1995). Aust. RAPA publication n° 7, Bangkok, Thailand. The region has seven existing coconut oil mills with four in Leyte, two in Northern Samar and one in Samar. Zootec., 34 (1): 76-80, Camacho Diaz, L. M. ; Cervantes Nunez, A. ; Pescador Salas, N. ; Cipriano Salazar, M. ; Sotelo Carachure, J. J., 2006. Feeding value of different levels of leucaena hay and coconut oil meal as a supplementary feed for goats. Coconut meal in laying hens diets: nutrients digestibility, performance and egg quality. In this case, direct exposure to smoke may give a light brown colour to copra and oil. Furthermore, supplementary diets consisting of 50% copra meal and 50% leucaena hay increased daily gain and diet digestibility (Mousoon et al., 1997). In value terms, coconut oil production stood at $5.2B in … Replacement value of copra cake (, Aregheore, E. M., 2005. It was found to be very palatable and readily accepted by cattle (Gulbransen et al., 1990) but other authors observed that it decreased voluntary intake (Oliveira et al., 2010; Camacho Diaz et al., 2006). Evaluation of some plant ingredients as dietary protein sources for common carp (, Hennessy, D. W.; Kempton, T. J.; Williamson, P. J., 1989. Coconut husks and shells can be used as fuel for artificial drying on bamboo grill platforms. There is also a wet process that uses fresh kernels and provides high grade oil as well as valuable nutriments that are usually lost in the drying process (Canapi et al., 2005). :��,��p�0�\���`�7�cx�:���A(c����2�c�3����;�(��p���t�1�Cx���)�#��8�� �:��L��h�6 ���2��3��!�r(o 4�42��+�x�.�� �0�Up�:K�x�XL��9#e;��)a�A�c(�8UҨ@4#��A��,�@���4����SC���2҆��s$-��0 �|�8I5���"X �g%%��l*UU�=���_�stU���4�� �1ڃt�D;�s�3��%��W�ω�t�{�S �6���[���9R�%/�7�.�5 ��F�3�hu��)�f�JÃ�0޳h�(ӵ�DY���`�� CL��;�`A�b�v#��iH2���i�d�^ լ9 �}#�����2�.��ӷ�@�H����ke'���69�(�v��8�v����V��� {��>������tD�67:����b�'T�W]�t���V�4�����,���^e5`,�5 ,_��i�O%^b����X=���Wz Feed ingredients and fertilizers for farmed aquatic animals. In: Gebhardt, G. Rev. The effect of animal species (cattle or sheep) and level of intake by cattle on. The main coconut product, copra (dried kernel), and its derivatives coconut oil, copra cake, plus desiccated coconut represent a major source of foreign exchange. Anim Prod., 49 (3): 459–466, Thorne, P. J. ; Wiseman, J. ; Cole, D. J. 6th Edition, Volume 1 - Edible Oil and Fat Products: Chemistry, Properties, and Health Effects. 1): 802-804, Olude, O. O. ; Alegbeleye, W. O. Estimation of organic matter digestibility and metabolizable energy content of agro-industrial wastes using, Aregheore, E. M. ; Viulu, S, 2006. The main producer of copra and coconut oil is the Philippines (42% of the oil production in 2009), followed by Indonesia (25%) and India (12%). Indian J. Anim. Arch. J., 65 (3):481-491, Tacon, A. G. J.; Metian, M.; Hasan, M. R., 2009. Growth, food intake and evacuation rates of grass carp (, Silva, R. B. ; Freitas, E. R. ; Fuentes, M. F. F. ; Lopes, I. R. V. ; Lima, R. C. ; Bezerra, R. M., 2008. The yield of copra will depend on what the average nut size is for your area Anton. Anim. Inra Prod. The tree can survive 50 years without needing much attention and the fruits drop throughout the year. “Some of my neighbors told me it was a miracle,” Lao says. Sources and composition. Ind. �b��U���#1��qt�E,q;,���[�@�h�ox]F7q����H��iARUm��pq�*�.��lQ���K'�ʬ�!�GI����xc ��i7 28th Annual PHILSAN Convention, Pasay City, Manila, Philippines, October 8, 2015, Sudhamayee, K. G. ; Swathi, B. ; Reddy, J. M. ; Reddy, K. J., 2004. Sci., 16 (7): 1020-1024, Haponik, C. A. V. de; Espindola, G. B. ; Freitas, E. R. ; Raquel, D. L. ; Ramos, L. de O. ; Chaves, C. de S., 2009. ): Tierernährung. In situ protein degradability of certain feedstuffs in the rumen of cattle. Besides the valuable contents of the nuts, the palm yields husks, shells, leaves and the stem which are used domestically as raw materials for many products from fuel to building materials. Amino acid composition and aspects of protein quality in expeller copra meals for pig feeding. For several small nations, especially in the Pacific, copra is the principal source of foreign exchange. Metabolizable energy value of expeller copra (, Barreto, S. C. S. ; Zapata, J. F. F. ; Freitas, E. R. ; Fuentes, M. F. F. ; do Nascimento, R. F. ; Moreira Araújo, R. S. R. ; Amorim, A. G. N., 2006. In growing steers grazing on giant stargrass (Cynodon plectostachyus), supplementation with copra meal gave higher growth rates than soybean meal (Ramos et al., 1998). In rohu (Labeo rohita) fingerlings, copra meal supplemented with amino acids could replace up to 50% of dietary fish meal and thus represent more than 60% of the total diet (Mukhopadhyay, 2000). The effects of expander processing and by-product inclusion levels on performance of grower-finisher pigs. Copra Certifications. They are also monoecious. The asterisk * indicates that the average value was obtained by an equation. Anim., 11 (2): 403-413, Pezzato, L. E. ; Miranda, E. C. ; Barros, M. M. ; Pinto, L. G. Q. ; Pezzato, A. ; Furuyan W. M., 2000. after planting ; On an average yield 106 nuts/ palm /year; The copra content is 210 g/nut. Kluwer Academic Publishers, 624 pp. In: Proceedings of the 17th Australian Poultry Science Symposium, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 7-9 February 2005. Transport Information Service from German Marine Insurers, TIS, 2013. �ե$��èba�1�E\�C{���H7���L�`i���%��Jhh'\��FN�3�_Ŝ�6�]���i�e7�P����L�M�15n���q�M����eP.D7�Ĩ��VL�-H����U�aN��ՙ�rl�T�̶��I4+-�v Technol., 187: 91-97, Souza, D. V. de; Zapata, J. F. F. ; Freitas, E. R. ; Souza Neto, M. A. ; Pereira, A. L. F. ; Vidal, T. F. ; Abreu, V. K. G. ; Silva, E. M. C. da, 2009. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, FAO/IAEA, 2001. An optimal level of 38.5% replacement was found. Spoiled or moldy samples should be avoided because of the mycotoxin risks. While global and national statistics on coconut production measure yield only in terms of oil and copra, and most coconut research and development has historically been classified as work to improve the productivity of oilseeds, this may not be the way smallholders view the coconut palm. Uses. Copra meal is a common feed ingredient, particularly for ruminants. Muhle + Mischfuttertechnik, 125 (3): 23-24, Lin, K. O. ; Zainal, Z. Currently, the average yield of coconut trees in the Philippines is 45 nuts per tree annually, which is below the 200 to 400 nuts per tree of countries like India and Brazil. The hybrid coconut was released by CPCRI. Growth pattern of broilers fed a physically of enzymatically treated copra meal diet. Hosein, A. F. ; Rastogi, R. K., 2010. of copra under the Price Support Scheme. Feeding pigs on copra meal has no deleterious effect on meat quality parameters such as fatty acids or dressing percentages (Mael et al., 2001; Kim et al., 2001). Research studies on chloride nutrition and fertilization of coconuts were extensively reported in 1972 on the positive responses of young and bearing coconuts to chlorine application. Rev. Effect of copra expeller pellet supplementation on the flow of nutrients from the rumen of sheep fed low-quality pangola grass (, Galgal, K. K. ; Komolong, M. K., 2000. The Effect of Proportion of Crumbled Copra Meal and Enzyme Supplementation on Broiler Growth and Gastrointestinal Development. 6th Edition. Coconut water is sometimes fed to cattle in place of ordinary drinking water. Rev. J. Copra extraction meal. Coconut competes well with most plants for nutrients and water. Agric. The heritability values for yield of copra and weight per husked-nut are high, for yield of nuts intermediate, and for the flowering-period low. Amino acid supplementation may therefore be required. Technol., 70 (3): 249-256, Ravindran, V. ; Sriskandarjah, N. ; Rajaguru, A. S. B, 1984. The use of enzymes (e.g. Do not taste the coconut flesh while tasting the coconut water; do this after you've cleansed your palate. 19 (tender nut or "buko") and leaf no. In Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) fingerlings, copra meal included in diets at levels varying from 15% to 30% resulted in similar growth performance, nutrient utilization and feed conversion ratio as the control diet (Santos et al., 2009a; Santos et al., 2009b; Olude et al., 2008; Pezzato et al., 2000). Tall cultivars The tall cultivars are most commonly cultivated in all coconut growing regions of the world. FAO Food and Nutrition paper 73, FAO, Roma, Friesecke, H. K., 1970. Sci., 84 (1): 162-170, Kempton, T. J., 2006. Sci., 5 (1): 13-18, Sundu, B. ; Kumar, A. ; Dingle, J., 2008. Agroforestree Database: a tree reference and selection guide version 4.0. Ken Fairweather, Karkar Island’s small-scale copra grower and producer and former Sumkar MP, said about 40,000 copra farmers in Madang would benefit from the subsidy. For the expeller meal, an OMD value of 76% (12.1 MJ/kg DM) has recently been proposed (Sauvant et al., 2004). A. ; Obasa, S. O., 2008. F緮�L:ϣ�)��k).j���д�:���PHZ�!�ke�b3� ��L�a��6. A., 1982. Pasture-cattle-coconut systems. So, I see hope in the drive of the Philippine Coconut Authority’s PCA), an agency under the DA, to plant hybrids that have the potential of yielding 150 nuts per year. Tierernähr., 33 (12): 826-842, Ehrlich, W. K. ; Upton, P. C. ; Cowan, R. T. ; Moss, R. J., 1990. The encyclopedia of farm animal nutrition. As a protein source, it contains much less protein than fish meal or soybean meal, and it is deficient in lysine and sulphur amino acids. Sci., 63 (1): 197-207, Panigrahi, S. ; Machin, D. H. ; Parr, W. H. ; Bainton, J., 1987. Lactational performance of Jersey cows given Napier fodder (, Mukhopadhyay, N. ; Ray, A., 1999. The price went up from K90 per kg to K125 per kg. Based on the performance at CRS, Aliyar Nagar and CPCRI, Kasaragod, the coconut genotype SanRamon has been released as Kalpa Shatabdi by CPCRI during 2016. Anim. Production of copra in the Solomon Islands is price inelastic. Do not taste the coconut flesh while tasting the coconut water; do this after you've cleansed your palate. It is as effective as cottonseed meal for growth performance despite having half of the protein content, suggesting that the protein quality of copra meal has a higher biological value than that of cottonseed meal (Gulbransen et al., 1990). The natural habitat of coconuts is found in coastal areas and on the fringes of deserts. The integration of cattle with coconut cultivation. Manual on the application of the HACCP system in mycotoxin prevention and control. Nutritional value of co-products from the tropical food industry and of novel feed ingredients. Effects of feeding cassava leaf meal on the growth of rabbits. Besides the edible kernels and the drink obtained from green nuts, the harvested coconut also yields copra, the dried extracted kernel, or meat, from which coconut oil, a major vegetable oil, is expressed.The Philippines and Indonesia lead in copra production, and throughout the South Pacific copra is one of the most important export products. Bras. ������j1�q�@�s1;��@�C*��0��O(�" Cassava leaf meal as a replacement for coconut oil meal in pig diet. Part I: Woods, V. B. ; Moloney, A. P. ; O'Mara, F. P., 2003. Nutritime, 3 (1): 305-312, Pascoal, L. A. F. ; Miranda, E. C. de; Lamenha, M. I. Trop. Heritability values for the flowering-period, yield of nuts, yield of copra and weight per husked-nut of the coconut palm, have been estimated. In a long- term study of salt application, 1.5 kg NaCl/tree per year is considered to be most effective and economical to increase copra weight/nut and copra yield (per tree and per hectare). Anim. Anim., 11 (1): 160-169, Pereira, E. S. ; Pimentel, P. G. ; Duarte, L. S. ; Villarroel, A. The first coconut hybrid developed and released in Andhra Pradesh. Total weight of dry copra from 5 nuts (after sundrying) = 1.28 kg; Mean copra yield per nut = 0.26 kg (This indicates that 3.9 mature nuts of My Coconut Selection 1 yielded 1 kg of dry copra). B. ; Joele, M. R. S. P., 2010. Copra meal is reported to have specific benefits for horses due to its low starch content, high digestible fibre and energy from the oil (Kempton, 2006). Scott, M. L., 1967. ���ѐ�l.��q��\7B 4` ���Fq 4^F��F��o Copra Coconut Nectar launches TOMORROW!! `d׿�� �#� Proceedings of the Australian Society of Animal Production, 18: 196-199. The kernel (copra, coco-water and shell) comprises 65 per cent of total weight, while the husk contributes 35 per cent. The application of sodium chloride (NaCl) can increase nut production, copra weight per nut and copra yield per tree. ¾Very high nut yield - 25,000 - 30,000 nuts per hectare per year ¾Versatile in usage - tender nuts for drinking, ripe nuts for desiccated coconut, coconut milk and cream, copra etc. Sci., 30 (2): 305-312, Pascoal, L. A. F. ; Miranda, E. M. de; Silva, L. P. G. da; Dourado, L. R. B. ; Bezerra, A. P. A., 2006. Fatty acids and derivatives from coconut oil. Ewing, 1997. J. Sci. Supplemental feeding for buffaloes with agroindustry by-products on silvopastoral system in Brazilian eastern Amazon. Copra meal may also contain antinutritional factors, including phytic acid, tannins, and non-starch polysaccharides (Tacon et al., 2009). Optimum inclusion of coconut meal in growing finishing pig diets. Approximately 2kg fresh kernel will produce 1 kg copra. The importance of coconut palmoil subsequently decreased due to competition from other vegetable oils, particularly palm oil from Therefore, if transit is taken into account, the effective degradability of copra protein is fairly low, about 50% (Woods et al., 2003a; Woods et al., 2003b, Sauvant et al., 2004, Mondal et al., 2008). 8000 coconuts yield 1 metric ton of crude oil. Zootec., 37 (11): 1996-2002, Siebra, J. E. da C. ; Ludke, M. do C. M. M. ; Ludke, J. V. ; Bertol, T. M. ; Dutra Junior, W. M., 2009. Sci., 28 (4): 589-600, Panigrahi, S., 1989. Sci., 50 (1): 1-14, Oyenuga, V. A., 1968. Copra meal and coconut by-products. Two methods of estimating on the productivity of coconut namely: 1) PCA Method (Magat, 1995) based on total nut count of three oldest bunches and 2) Modified CIRAD-CP Method based on total nut count of three bunches supported by leaf no. Higher values have been proposed for solvent-extracted meal than for expeller meal (85% vs. 79%, Schiemann, 1981). Response of pigs fed a high level of copra meal based grower diet fortified with exogenous enzyme. In: Bailey’s Industrial Oil and Fat Products, Sixth Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Göhl, B., 1970. The Philippine Agriculturist, 38: 191-195, Mael, S. H. ; Ajuyah, A. O., 2001. Solomon Island Production: Since 1997 annual copra production has mostly been in the range of 25,000-35,000 tons but fell to almost zero in 2001-2002 due to the combined effect of civil unrest, the end of CEMA’s monopoly and insolvency of CEMA’s oil milling businesses. Rev. J., 32 (2): 201-205, Neumark, H., 1970. Sci., 30 (3): 269-275, Son, A. R. ; Shin, S. Y. ; Kim, B. G., 2013. Feeding Value of Extracted Coconut Meal for White Leghorn Layers. After attending a seminar conducted by PCA, he thought of producing coconut sugar from the coconut sap or toddy. 543 p. McIntyre, K. H., 1973. The addition of an enzymatic complex failed to improve it (Pascoal et al., 2010). Commercial crops technology: Vol 8. Harvested by hand per ancient, chemical-free tradi. Steers grazing Imperata cylindrica supplemented with copra meal, alone, or treated with molasses and urea, also had higher growth rates (Galgal et al., 2000). Both products provide high level of fibre that is valuable for rabbits. Coconut palm products: their processing in developing countries. Saude Prod. Br. No adverse effects were observed on egg composition (Barreto et al., 2006). Total yield: 25 x 80 = 2,000 nuts per acre. Coconut oil, or copra oil, is an edible oil extracted from the kernel or meat of mature coconuts harvested from the coconut palm. Copra meal could also be replaced by 75% of dried brewer’s grains (Aregheore et al., 2006). J. Anim. Steers fed up to 1 kg/day of pelleted copra meal had a much higher growth rate than unsupplemented animals (0.41 vs. 0.11 kg/d) (Gulbransen et al., 1990). varieties of coconut have a yield potential of 2.79 to 6.28 tonnes of copra per ha per year in comparison to 2tonnes of copra yield realized by the tall cultivars which are predominantly cultivated by coconut farmers. www.entrepreneurindia.co The coconut oil market can be segmented into applications, packaging, product type, and distribution channel. 291-294, Sundu, D. ; Kumar, A. ; Dingle, J., 2006. Anim. Trop. Sci., 11 (1): 174, Woods, V. B. ; Moloney, A. P. ; Mulligan, F. J. ; Kenny, M. J. ; O'Mara, F. P., 1999. Get updates on promotions, delicious recipes and more! The 4.61 per cent increase in minimum support price (MSP) for the milling copra variety at ₹9,960 per quintal for the 2020 season over the previous … One tree may yield on average 70-100 nuts to a maximum of 150 nuts per year. High inclusion rates can result in a 30 to 50% drop in weight gain (Sundu et al., 2006). There are variety of coconut trees available in market. Presentation as crumbles or pellets is often preferred and increases feed intake. Prod., 18: 456, Braga, C. V. de P. ; Freire Fuentes, M. F. ; Freitas, E. R. ; de Carvalho, L. E. ; de Sousa, F. M. ; Bastos, S. C., 2005. Copra meal and coconut fibre are used in rabbit diets (Ravindran et al., 1986a; Hosein et al., 2010). FAO, Roma, Italy, Taffin, G. de; Dollet, M. ; Louise, C. ; Mariau, D. ; Renard, J. L. ; Rouzière, A. ; Wuidart, W., 1993. (Of the total coconut hectarage on plantations recorded by the ... Production per head varies considerably between the islands due to a variety of factors, Acta Sci. Expander processing of the copra meal did not affect growth performance when the product was included at 15% of the diet (O'Doherty et al., 2001). Rancidity makes copra meal unpalatable and animals can start rejecting it even when there are no obvious signs of the rancidity (Ehrlich et al., 1990). J. Anim. World Agroforestry Centre, Kenya, Owusu-Domfeh, K. ; Christensen, D. A. ; Owen, B. D., 1970. The sale price of Coconut: Rs 25 per piece (may vary for different regions). Nutritive value of some Ghanaian feedstuffs. Food and feed from legumes and oilseeds. This variety yields around 6000 tonnes of copra. The following is a table that shows the year-by-year yield data for the MAWA and MATAG hybrids. Food Agric., 41 (1): 45-53, Reynolds, S. G., 1995. Use of coconut meal in slaughter pig diets. Anim. Amino acid digestibility and concentration of digestible and metabolizable energy in copra meal, palm kernel expellers, and palm kernel meal fed to growing pigs. Unlike those by-products, copra meal is often obtained from mechanical extraction only and its oil content is generally quite high (about 10% DM, in the 5-15% range, with values higher than 20% possible). It must be used as soon as possible after processing, or dried in the sun or by other cheap means. Harvesting techniques, storage of coconuts and copra manufacture by natural drying are indicated in detail. THE competitiveness of coconut industry in the country could be increased . Several months later, the coconut yields markedly increased to 15,000 nuts per quarter. Adding copra meal to the diet gives comparable decreases in CH4 to refined coconut oil, but also decreases growth performance which would result in an extended finishing time. 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