Veterinary Medicine International / 2010 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Effect of Crumble-Pellet and Mash Diets with Different Levels of Dietary Protein and Energy on the Performance of Broilers at the End of the Third Week

Table 3

The effect of energy, protein, and feed form and their interactions on the performance of broilers fed mash and crumble-pellet diet treatments.

E*P*FP*FE*FE*PFPE

BW(1st wk)NSNS ** NS *** *** NS
BW(2nd wk)NSNS *** NS *** *** *
BW(3rd wk)NSNS *** NS *** *** ***
FCR(1st wk)NSNS * NS *** NS **
FCR(2nd wk)NSNS ** NS *** *** ***
FCR(3rd wk)NSNS *** NS *** *** ***

NS = nonsignificant; * ๐‘ƒ < . 0 5 ; ** ๐‘ƒ < . 0 1 ; *** ๐‘ƒ < . 0 0 1 .
E: energy; P: protein; F: feed form; E*P: counteraction between energy and protein; E*F: interaction between energy and feed form; P*F: interaction between protein and feed form; E*P*F: interaction between energy, protein, and feed form.