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Table 6 Body weight and daily gain of Hanwoo steers by treatment

From: Effects of different physical forms of concentrate on performance, carcass characteristics, and economic analysis in hanwoo steers

Items FC1) GC2) T-test3)
 No. of heads 18 24  
 Body weight (kg)    
  Initial (5 mo) 146.7 ± 1.35 147.4 ± 0.99 0.9253
Growing (14 mo) 370.7 ± 1.81 374.5 ± 1.22 0.6985
  Fattening (22 mo) 562.2 ± 2.47 575.1 ± 1.90 0.2297
  Finishing (30 mo) 702.9 ± 2.90 739.2 ± 2.67 0.0483
 Average daily gain (kg)    
  Growing phase 0.84 ± 0.00 0.85 ± 0.00 0.6629
  Fattening phase 0.77 ± 0.01 0.80 ± 0.01 0.3220
  Finishing phase 0.59 ± 0.00 0.67 ± 0.01 0.0548
  Overall period 0.73 ± 0.00 0.78 ± 0.00 0.0414
  1. 1)Growing (flaked & pelleted diet), fattening (flaked & pelleted diet) & finishing (flaked & pelleted diet).
  2. 2)Growing (ground diet), fattening (ground diet) & finishing (flaked & pelleted diet).
  3. 3)Probability of the T test.