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Table 2 Body condition score (BCS) comparison between rumen protected fat (ORG) and control (CON) groups

From: The effect of an organic rumen-protected fat supplement on performance, metabolic status, and health of dairy cows

Days in milkOverallMultiparousPrimiparous
ORGCONDifferenceP-valueORGCONDifferenceP-valueORGCONDifferenceP-value
13.063.07−0.010.993.053.18−0.130.843.072.970.10.99
32.982.910.070.982.992.980.010.992.982.840.140.99
72.912.80.110.552.922.93−0.010.992.92.670.230.56
212.862.750.110.722.892.880.010.992.832.620.210.81
90a3.082.860.220.0022.972.870.10.983.22.860.340.04
110b3.042.960.080.9832.980.020.993.092.950.140.99
130b2.792.84−0.050.992.712.87−0.160.992.882.810.070.99
150b2.932.97−0.040.992.892.93−0.040.992.973−0.030.99
  1. Overall BCS least square means from the treatment main effect. Multiparous and primiparous BCS least square means from the interaction between treatment effect and parity. aBCS assessment 7 d before grazing; bBCS evaluated during grazing season