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- Wright, D., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Poultry science 2010 v.89 no.1 pp. 52-57
- guineafowl; food animals; poultry feeding; crude protein; metabolizable energy; equations; mathematical models; prediction; feed rations; feed intake; liveweight gain; animal growth; body weight; temporal variation; feed conversion
- ... This study was conducted to assess the influence of dietary CP and ME on growth parameters of the French guinea fowl, a meat-type variety. In a 2 x 3 x 3 factorial arrangement, 297 one-day-old French guinea keets (162 females and 135 males) were randomly assigned to experimental diets comprising 3,050, 3,100, and 3,150 kcal of ME/kg, each containing 21, 23, and 25% CP from hatch to 4 wk of age (WO ...