Alfalfa : ecology, production and disease management by Marie L. Hirsh

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Hence, the first screw profile is the most efficient for both alfalfa dehydration and protein recovery. Twin-screw extrusion could be a new efficient way to extract proteins from vegetable matter, while washing cellulose fibers for further treatment. In this study on alfalfa, more than 50 % of the global proteins can be released in the liquid extract after extrusion. In addition, the fibrous residue could be further valorized for the usual animal food applications, with the first dehydration step being carried out in the extruder, giving a 50 % DM content.

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