Table 3. Corn-Base 28-Day Pig Starter Performance.

 

 

 

 

Diet 1


22%DW 7.5%L 6% SDAP

Diet 2

22%DW 7.5% L
2%SDAP SPC,SDBM

Diet 3



29%DW 4.5%SDAP

Diet 4

29%DW 1.5%SDAP
2%SPC 1%SDBM

22% Whey vs 29% Whey

An. Plasma vs Protein Comb

Interaction

S. E.

PHASE 1
(0-7 Days)

Starting Weight, lb.

13.2

12.9

13.3

13.1

_

_

_

_

Ending Weight, lb.

16.4

15.8

16.4

15.4

_

_

_

_

Gain, lb.

3.19

2.95

3.10

2.24

NS

NS

NS

0.31

ADG, lb

0.46

0.41

0.44

0.33

NS

NS

NS

0.04

Feed/Head, lb.

3.67

3.48

4.06

3.23

NS

0.03

NS

0.20

ADFI, lb.

0.52

0.50

0.58

0.46

NS

0.03

NS

0.03

G : F , lb.

0.87

0.83

0.76

0.71

0.07

NS

NS

0.06

Feed Cost/lb. of Gain, $$

0.36

0.35

0.36

0.37

NS

NS

NS

0.03

PHASE 2
(7-14 Days)

Starting Weight, lb.

16.4

15.8

16.4

15.4

_

_

_

_

Ending Weight, lb.

21.2

19.5

21.0

19.5

_

_

_

_

Gain, lb.

4.80

3.70

4.60

4.10

NS

0.06

NS

0.35

ADG, lb.

0.69

0.53

0.66

0.59

NS

0.05

NS

0.5

Feed/Head, lb.

6.71

5.78

6.57

5.62

NS

NS

NS

0.52

ADFI, lb.

0.96

0.83

0.94

0.80

NS

NS

NS

0.07

G : F, lb.

0.72

0.64

0.70

0.73

NS

NS

NS

0.08

Feed Cost/lb. of Gain, $$

0.27

0.30

0.27

0.24

NS

NS

NS

0.04

PHASE 3
(14-21 Days)

Starting Weight, lb.

21.2

19.5

21.0

19.5

_

_

_

_

Ending Weight, lb.

27.2

24.3

27.1

25.7

_

_

_

_

Gain, lb.

6.00

4.80

6.10

6.20

NS

NS

NS

0.68

ADG, lb.

0.86

0.69

0.87

0.89

NS

NS

NS

0.10

Feed/Head, lb.

10.3

10.0

10.6

9.77

NS

NS

NS

0.98

ADFI, lb.

1.47

1.43

1.51

1.40

NS

NS

NS

0.14

G : F, lb.

0.58

0.48

0.58

0.63

0.05

NS

NS

0.04

Feed Cost/lb. of Gain, $$

0.22

0.27

0.21

0.20

0.06

NS

NS

0.02

PHASE 3
(21-28 Days)

Starting Weight, lb.

27.2

24.3

27.1

25.7

_

_

_

_

Ending Weight, lb.

34.8

31.2

34.9

33.1

_

_

_

_

Gain, lb.

7.60

6.90

7.80

7.40

NS

NS

NS

0.35

ADG, lb.

1.09

0.99

1.11

1.06

NS

NS

NS

0.05

Feed/Head, lb.

10.8

9.60

10.9

10.4

NS

NS

NS

0.51

ADFI, lb.

1.54

1.37

1.56

1.49

NS

NS

NS

0.07

G : F, lb.

0.70

0.72

0.72

0.71

NS

NS

NS

0.05

Feed Cost/lb. of Gain, $$

0.18

0.17

0.17

0.17

NS

NS

NS

0.06

COMB 
(0-28 DAYS)

Gain, lb.

21.6

18.4

21.6

20.0

NS

0.03

NS

0.89

ADG, lb.

0.77

0.66

0.77

0.71

NS

0.03

NS

0.03

Feed/ Head, lb.

31.5

28.9

32.2

29.1

NS

NS

NS

1.61

ADFI, lb.

1.13

1.03

1.15

1.04

NS

NS

NS

0.05

G : F, lb.

0.69

0.64

0.67

0.69

NS

NS

0.08

0.02

Feed Cost/ lb. Of Gain, $$

0.23

0.24

0.23

0.21

0.07

NS

0.08

0.01