Figure 1.
Figure 1.

Differences correlation coefficients between early postmortem (1 d) ventral instrumental lightness (L*) and aged (14 d) loin pH of barrows and gilts. Probability values compare slopes (β1) of the regression lines between barrows and gilts.

 


Figure 2.
Figure 2.

Differences in correlation coefficients between early postmortem (1 d) ventral instrumental lightness (L*) and aged (14 d) ventral subjective color scores of barrows and gilts. Probability values compare slopes (β1) of the regression lines between barrows and gilts.

 


Figure 3.
Figure 3.

Differences correlation coefficients between early postmortem (1 d) subjective color scores and aged (14 d) ventral instrumental redness (a*) of barrows and gilts. Probability values compare slopes (β1) of the regression lines between barrows and gilts.

 


Figure 4.
Figure 4.

Differences in correlation coefficients between early postmortem (1 d) ventral subjective firmness scores and aged (14 d) Warner-Bratzler shear force values of barrows and gilts. Probability values compare slopes (β1) of the regression lines between barrows and gilts.