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Table 6 Feed intake (g DM/d) of WAD does postpartum and pre-weaning performance of WAD kids

From: Influence of time of feeding on dam performance prepartum and postpartum and its impact on its kids

Parameters Morning Noon Evening SEM P value
Feed intake
Forage intake 303.70a 325.39a 262.82b 7.234  < 0.001
Concentrate intake 429.68a 385.36ab 346.36b 10.074 0.006
Daily feed intake 724.04a 716.87a 610.06b 14.864 0.002
Kid performance
Birth weight (g) 1327.25 1209.00 1398.50 175.453 0.999
Kid final weight (g) 4208.75 3726.25 3726.25 144.31 0.293
Weight gain (g) 2881.5 2517.25 2327.75 167.72 0.431
Average daily gain (g) 72.12 60.38 58.50 4.051 0.363
Milk intake of kids (g/day) 411.10a 312.68b 355.82b 10.206  < 0.001
  1. abc: mean with superscript are significant (P < 0.05)