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Table 5 Production performance in grow-outs with and without a NE diagnosis

From: The incidence of necrotic enteritis in turkeys is associated with farm, season and faecal Eimeria oocyst counts

Production performance indicator Not NE   NE   P-value
  mean (median) na mean (median) na  
Weight gain femalesb 66.2 (65.7) 435 66.2 (66.0) 109 0.65
Weight gain malesc 99.7 (98.7) 412 99.9 (98.8) 105 0.84
FCR (males + females)d 3.300 (3.300) 435 3.330 (3.345) 109 0.12
Profit (males + females)e 38.64 (37.50) 435 35.45 (34.95) 110 0.07
  1. aNumber of grow-outs
  2. bDaily weight gain females (grams)
  3. cDaily weight gain males (grams)
  4. dFeed conversion ratio given as feed/kg slaughter weight
  5. eNorwegian kroner (NOK) per bird