Halloween infographic: Allergen safety for trick-or-treating

Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report — October 31, 2016

Neogen’s Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report for October 31, 2016 is now available. Each week, we are happy to present a new report, sharing data and statistics from the agriculture industry. This week’s video also features a tech tip from Neogen’s Tony Lupo. To watch, click on the video below.

A bad apple a day won’t keep the doctor away

Although it may seem like fall could be actually be called pumpkin spice season, this time of year is also known for apple harvest and when apple cider pops up in grocery stores and farmers markets.

While delicious, both apples and unpasteurized apple cider can cause food safety concerns if not processed correctly. For example, […]

5 tips to keep your pets safe this Halloween

While my dogs might say the biggest Halloween hazard they face is the embarrassment of another costume, the truth is that our favorite fright night is filled with potential danger for pets. Here are 5 tips to follow so your furry friends have a safe and happy Halloween.

Beware of xylitol. The obvious concern is […]

Neogen selected by Scottish Gov’t for beef herd improvement program

Neogen Corporation (Nasdaq: NEOG) announced today that its Scotland-based Neogen Europe subsidiary has been selected by Scottish Government to perform genomics testing as part of the government’s program to improve the country’s beef herd.

The objective of the Scottish Government’s program, The Beef Efficiency Scheme, is to improve overall herd profitability, and make the country’s […]

New research closes in on Campylobacter

Campylobacter

When foodborne illness strikes, waiting for it to pass has historically been pretty much all you can do. However, that could now be changing as scientists have recently have discovered just how Campylobacter bacteria causes infection, providing the possibility to create antimicrobial drugs to specifically target certain foodborne pathogens.

An Australian study was […]

Updated database intended to limit food fraud; help with FSMA

Costing the food industry an estimated $10-$15 billion annually and affecting as much as 10% of the global food supply, food fraud is an ongoing issue that officials believe cannot be ignored. That is why the U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) has launched the next generation of its Food Fraud Database (FFD 2.0).

The goal of […]

Monday links

Don’t have time to scour the internet for the latest animal science, food safety, and agriculture news? Relax, we’ve got it covered.

Food Safety

Tackling food safety while tailgating – Lake News Online Serious tailgaters are experts at food preparations for a successful party. But when running water and refrigeration aren’t available, it is […]

Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report — October 24, 2016

Neogen’s Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report for October 24, 2016 is now available. Each week, we are happy to present a new report, sharing data and statistics from the agriculture industry. This week’s video also features a commodities report from Richard Brock of Brock Associates. To watch, click on the video below.

Infographic: What you need to know about shellfish toxins

October is National Seafood Month and a great time to learn more about the dangers of shellfish toxins. Various recalls and shellfish closures have recently occurred reiterating the importance of testing for these toxins. Neogen markets and develops the greatest variety of simple, on-site, rapid, easy-to-use seafood and shellfish tests, which allow companies to test […]