Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report: October 15, 2018

This week, on our Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report, we cover a new aflatoxin report in corn, a higher-than-average harvest rate and a sampling Tech Tip from Neogen’s Tony Lupo. Check it out here.

Neogen Corporation takes great care to ensure the integrity of the data we collect from many sources across the country. As […]

How Michigan producers can satisfy FSMA: Produce Safety Alliance training course

Michigan State University (MSU) Extension and its partners are offering a free grower training program to fruit and vegetable growers in the state of Michigan.

This grower training is a first step towards compliance with the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rules. The trainings will be offered in fall, winter and spring all […]

Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report: October 8, 2018

This week’s Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report features a sample collection tip from the University of Arizona’s Dr. Duarte Diaz, as well as new DON and T-2/HT-2 reports in corn silage. Check it out at our YouTube channel.

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Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report: October 1, 2018

This week’s Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report features a special mycotoxin tip from Alltech’s Dr. Max Hawkins, as well as new fumonisin and aflatoxin reports in corn. Check it out at our YouTube channel.

Neogen Corporation takes great care to ensure the integrity of the data we collect from many sources across the country. As […]

NASCAR speedway returns to its roots with organic track-side farm

Known to racing fans as “The Tricky Triangle,” the Pocono Raceway is one of only seven superspeedways in the United States, nestled in the Pocono Mountains of northeastern Pennsylvania.

It’s also known for its pioneering environmental initiatives. A 25-acre farm of solar panels, completed in 2010, makes the raceway the largest solar-powered sports facility on […]

Feed & Grain LIVE 2019

As this year’s harvest season passes us by, many producers are preparing for the next harvest season by improving their mycotoxin testing proficiency. Producers are looking forward to the educational conference for feed and grain professionals, Feed & Grain LIVE 2019, where producers are gathering in Altoona, IA to part-take in the three-day conference.

The […]

Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report: September 24, 2018

This week’s Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report covers new reports of aflatoxin, fumonisin and DON in corn; devastation in the Carolinas wreaked by Hurricane Florence; and a mycotoxin highlight from the University of Arizona’s Dr. Duarte Diaz. Check it out here.

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East African Community bands together to tackle aflatoxin problem

Every country in the world has its unique food safety challenges, driven by weather, climate, economy or other factors pertaining to each region. For much of East Africa, the top concern is aflatoxin.

Now, the East African Community (EAC), a coalition of six countries (Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda) have stepped up […]

Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report: September 17, 2018

This week’s Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report covers new fumonisin and DON reports in corn, heavy rains slowing combines, and a special presentation from Kansas State University’s Dr. Cassie Jones on mycotoxin analysis as a tool for FSMA compliance. Watch the video here.

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Insect activity, crop losses could increase as global temperatures rise

When temperatures go up, so do certain risks, like the potential presence of certain crop and shellfish toxins. Alongside these risks, a new study outlines how insect activity also increases as the globe heats up — leading to increased crop loss.

Research from the University of Washington suggests that a rise of just 2°C can […]