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Table 2 The relative effects of the potential natural colorant on Bird’s performance

From: Lesser known indigenous vegetables as potential natural egg colourant in laying chickens

Parameter Capsicum annuum Talinium triangulare Adansonia digitata Canthaxanthin Control ±SEM
BWG (g) 950 ± 0.06ab 110 ± 0.03b 470 ± 0.26a 630 ± 0.15ab 750 ± 0.45ab 0.03
AFI (g/bird/d) 101.33 ± 3.32b 103.16 ± 3.13b 94.07 ± 1.37a 103.56 ± 1.39b 104.36 ± 2.24b 0.54
HDP 52.97 ± 17.99 52.97 ± 19.09 48.80 ± 16.22 58.34 ± 18.91 58.60 ± 20.08 4.14
  1. a, b, ab, Means across same row carrying different superscripts are significant (p < 0.05).