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Table 2 Body weight gain and feed intake of Hanwoo steers fed with different supplementary hay

From: Effect of mixed hay supplementation during fattening on carcass traits and meat quality of Hanwoo steers

  RS MH TH SEM P value
Animal performance
 Initial weight (kg) 637.67 623.00 638.33 12.42 0.40
 Final weight (kg) 771.00 772.33 765.17 14.57 0.39
 Weight gain (kg) 133.33 149.33 126.83 5.28 0.21
 Average daily gain (kg) 0.89 0.99 0.85 0.05 0.22
Daily dry matter intake
 Concentrate (kg) 10.26 10.09 9.53 - -
 Hay (kg) 0.99 1.01 0.72 - -
 Total (kg) 11.25 11.10 10.25 - -
 ADG/DDMIa 0.08 0.09 0.08 - -
  1. RS rice straw, MH mixed hay, TH timothy hay
  2. SEM standard error of the means
  3. Means within each row are not significantly different (P > 0.05)
  4. aAverage daily gain to total daily dry matter intake ratio