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Table 3 Effect of feeding FDGL on methane emission in sheepa

From: Effect of feeding garlic leaves on rumen fermentation, methane emission, plasma glucose kinetics, and nitrogen utilization in sheep

Items Dietb SEMc P-value
Control FDGL
Methane (L/ d) 25.79 24.38 1.124 0.279
Methane (L/(kg BW0.75·d)) 1.49 1.40 0.055 0.205
Methane (L/kg DMI) 28.05 25.34 0.919 0.042
Methane (L/kg DMD) 40.79 35.96 1.526 0.034
Dry matter digestibility (%) 68.75 70.56 0.997 0.145
  1. aValues represent means of six sheep
  2. bControl diet: mixed hay (orchardgrass and reed canarygrass) and concentrate (60:40); FDGL diet: Control diet plus FDGL
  3. cSEM, standard error of mean