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Table 3 Traditional and Halal markets ewe carcass measurement (mean ± SEM)

From: At slaughtering and post mortem characteristics on Traditional market ewes and Halal market ewes in Tuscany

   Traditional market Halal market
Carcass length cm 73.2 ± 1.2 A 69.2 ± 1.4 B
Trunk length cm 42.3 ± 1.0 39.5 ± 2.7
Thigh length cm 39.0 ± 0.8 40.8 ± 1.0
Ramp width cm 28.4 ± 0.4 A 26.6 ± 0.5 B
Thorax width cm 25.4 ± 0.5 24.2 ± 0.6
Thorax depth cm 27.2 ± 0.3 B 29.2 ± 0.5 A
  1. A, B: P < 0.05