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Table 3 The summary of mycotoxins in the animal feeds among different factors

From: Aflatoxin B1 and Deoxynivalenol contamination of dairy feeds and presence of Aflatoxin M1 contamination in milk from smallholder dairy systems in Nakuru, Kenya

Factor Level Statistic AFB1 DON
Dairy system Rural Mean ± SD 25.94 ± 28.71a 26.65 ± 28.00a
Median 12.25 21.62
Range 2.31–84.41 0.00–82.79
Peri-urban Mean ± SD 30.61 ± 43.33b 71.33 ± 62.29b
Median 60.43 60.61
Range 0.00–174.86 0.00–179.89
Type of animal feeds Forage Mean ± SD 5.14 ± 7.70a 17.88 ± 30.66a
Median 7.52 1.33
Range 2.31–29.52 0.00–96.20
Concentrates Mean ± SD 47.84 ± 36.81b 86.95 ± 51.70b
Median 42.07 66.25
Range 21.33–147.86 0.00–179.89
  1. Means with same letter along the column are significantly different at P ≤ 0.05 and SD standard deviation