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Table 5 Effect of DON on sow productive performance

From: Effects of feeding naturally contaminated deoxynivalenol diets to sows during late gestation and lactation in a high-yield specific pathogen-free herd

Item Diets Comparison P-values
1: Control 2: DON- Level 1 3: DON- Level 2 1 vs. 2 1 vs. 3 2 vs. 3
Mean SD Mean SD Mean SD
Production
 Litter weight at birth, kg 21.1 3.6 20.5 2.7 21.6 4.5 0.37 0.74 0.14
 Litter weight day 7, kg 34.7 7.0 35.3 3.3 32.9 8.2 0.94 0.58 0.52
 Litter weight day 21, kg 83.3 14.7 88.1 10.7 81.4 16.9 0.85 0.99 0.81
 Litter weaning weight, kg 138 26 142 12 128 27 0.24 0.93 0.41