Can Moringa oleifera Be Used as a Protein Supplement for Ruminants?
A. M. V. Kakengi (Kakengi AMV), M. N. Shem (Shem MN), S. V. Sarwatt (Sarwatt SV), T. Fujihara (Fujihara T)
Asian-Australas J Anim Sci. 2005;18(1):42-47.   Published online 2005 Apr 19     DOI:
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