Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report: August 6, 2018

The headlines for this week’s Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report: New mycotoxin reports in wheat and corn, drought persists, and Tony answers the question, “What is the difference between total aflatoxin and aflatoxin B1?” Watch the video here.

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Is aromatherapy good for horses?

Maybe you have a favorite scent that helps you relax: something like eucalyptus, or lilac, or jasmine, or cinnamon. Well, according to a recent study, horses do as well — and it’s lavender.

Researchers from the University of Arizona found significant signs of stress reduction in horses after the horses inhaled the scent of lavender. […]

Monday links

What’s the latest in the fields of agriculture, food safety, animal science and toxicology? Check it out here.

Animal Science:

Dog myths debunked: Does a warm, dry nose mean a dog is sick? — American Kennel Club Most dog owners would probably tell you that a cold, wet nose on their canine companion signals a […]

Cockroach milk: the next big ‘dairy’ alternative?

You’ve probably heard about the most popular alternative “dairy” products: soy milk, almond milk, rice milk, coconut milk, and so on. These sound fairly palatable to most people, but one of the latest alternatives generating discussion might make you do a double take: insect milk.

It’s not as gross as it sounds — insect milk, […]

Monday links

What’s the latest in the fields of agriculture, food safety, animal science and toxicology? Check it out here.

Animal Science:

Five things swine producers should know — South Dakota State University Extension Every year, thousands of young people across the country show off pigs at regional fairs. These experiences allow the public the rare opportunity […]