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Effects of Dietary Energy Levels on the Physiological Parameters and Reproductive Performance of Gestating Gilts
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Effects of Dietary Energy Levels on the Physiological Parameters and Reproductive Performance of Gestating Gilts
Jin, S.S.; Jung, S.W.; Jang, J.C.; Chung, W.L.; Jeong, J.H.; Kim, Y.Y.;
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This experiment was conducted to investigate the effects of dietary energy levels on the physiological parameters and reproductive performance of gestating first parity sows. A total of 52 F1 gilts () were allocated to 4 dietary treatments using a completely randomized design. Each treatment contained diets with 3,100, 3,200, 3,300, or 3,400 kcal of metabolizable energy (ME)/kg, and the daily energy intake of the gestating gilts in each treatment were 6,200, 6,400, 6,600, and 6,800 kcal of ME, respectively. During gestation, the body weight (p
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