Parameter T1 T2 T3 T4 SEM Sign.
Total DM intake (g/kag) 5061.9 5108.7 5127.8 5261.1 45.29 Ns
Daily DM intake (g/day) 241.0 243.2 244.1 250.5 2.16 Ns
Initial weight (g) 791.33 792.67 826.0 883.3 16.80 Ns
Final weight (g) 1618.0 1688.6 1730.7 1768.5 38.48 Ns
Weight change (g) 825.3 896 904.7 885.2 36.16 Ns
Daily weight (g/day) 77.0 80.4 82.4 84.2 1.83 Ns
FCR 3.1 3.0 3.0 3.0 0.08 Ns
NS: Non Significant; SEM: Standard Error of Mean; T1: Full Maize; T2: 15% Sorghum; T3: 30% Sorghum; T4: 45% Sorghum.
Table 6: Dry matter intake, body weight gain and feed conversion ratio of commercial broiler fed ration containing increasing level of sorghum replacing maize during finisher phase (29 to 49 days).