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Table 6 Effects of dietary fiber levels during gestation on colostrum and milk compositions of sows

From: Inclusion of purified dietary fiber during gestation improved the reproductive performance of sows

Colostrum, %
 Total solids19.819.
Milk, %
 Total solids8.99.410.
  1. Data are expressed as mean ± largest SEM. Sows were regarded as the experimental units, n = 6 for each treatment. a, b denote P < 0.05. CON, basal corn-soybean diet; DF1, wheat bran-rich diet; DF2, DF3, DF4 and DF5 were wheat bran diet supplemented with 1%, 2%, 3% and 4% of FIBER MIX at the expense of wheat bran