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Table 2 Effects of kudzu-leaf flavonoids supplement on the growth performances of Yellow-feathered chicken

From: Growth performances, gastrointestinal epithelium and bacteria responses of Yellow-feathered chickens to kudzu-leaf flavonoids supplement

Items CON KLF AGP SEM P-value
Starter phase BWG(g) 484.10 483.10 466.50 14.57 0.505
ADFI(g) 27.90 26.90 27.10 0.35 0.165
ADG(g) 17.29 17.25 16.66 0.25 0.127
FCR 1.86 1.93 2.02 0.05 0.059
Finisher phase BWG(g) 1084.10 1160.80 1120.70 18.18 0.269
ADFI(g) 90.99 91.62 90.86 1.11 0.526
ADG(g) 38.72 41.46 40.03 0.54 0.205
FCR 2.35 2.21 2.27 0.08 0.052
Whole phase BWG(g) 1568.20 1643.90 1587.20 32.75 0.301
ADFI(g) 118.89 118.52 117.96 1.46 0.421
ADG(g) 56.01 58.71 56.69 0.37 0.264
FCR 2.12a 2.02b 2.08ab 0.04 0.043
  1. FI feed intake; BWG body weight gain; FCR feed conversion ratio; CON control treatment; KLF kudzu-leaf flavonoids supplement treatment; AGP the antibiotic supplement (Aureomycin) treatments
  2. a,bmeans within a row, different letters differed significantly (P < 0.05)