Monday links

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

Animal Science:

Using light to neutralize livestock odors — Iowa State University Researchers have literally, and figuratively, shed new light on the odor problems arising from livestock facilities. Using black light, a team of scientists could neutralize […]

Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report: September 18, 2017

Click here to watch this week’s Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report, where we continue to examine the effect that hurricanes Harvey and Irma have had on harvest progress. Dr. Gwendolyn Jones also shares tips on the risk of aflatoxin carry-over in high-producing dairy cows.

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Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report: September 11, 2017

This week on Neogen’s Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report, we look at the hurricanes’ impacts on crop progress and Tony answers the question, “Why is there a wide range of acceptance for reference material?” Click here to watch.

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Monday (Tuesday) Mycotoxin and Crop Report: September 5, 2017

Click here to watch this week’s Monday (or Tuesday) Mycotoxin and Crop Report. This week, Tony answers one of his most-requested Tech Tip questions.

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Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report: August 28, 2017

Our friend Dr. Max Hawkins of Alltech returns this week, this time discussing the presence of DON and masked DON in corn samples. For that and the latest on mycotoxin reports, click here.

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

Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report: August 21, 2017

Click here to watch this week’s special eclipse-themed Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report is now live! This week features a special report from Dr. Duarte Diaz of the University of Arizona.

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Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report: August 14, 2017

On this week’s Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report, we check in on ongoing drought conditions and our first confirmed aflatoxin report, and Tony returns with one of his famous Tech Tips: How often should you calibrate your equipment? Click here to watch.

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Mycotoxins 101, part 1: What are they, and how do we test for them?

The discovery of the mycotoxin aflatoxin in the 1960s led to a boom in scientific and regulatory interest in mycotoxins. When it was found that aflatoxins can be carcinogenic in animals, an urgent need was sparked to facilitate a greater regulation of mycotoxins in food commodities.

But what are mycotoxins?

“Mycotoxins are the toxins produced […]

Neogen launches high sensitivity Veratox® HS for Total Aflatoxin featuring aqueous extraction

Neogen has developed a highly sensitive version of its quantitative microwell test for total aflatoxin that uses a water-based solution for extraction. The new test complements Neogen’s existing aflatoxin test, and will help grain producers and processors meet the requirements for lower levels of aflatoxin in certain global markets.

Neogen’s new Veratox® HS (High Sensitivity) […]

Neogen launches revolutionary new mycotoxin tests

Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ: NEOG) has announced the launch of a revolutionary complete new line of quick and easy tests for detection of the six significant mycotoxins in a format that uses only a water-based common extraction.

The Reveal® Q+ MAX format offers significant cost and time savings as it eliminates the need to use hazardous […]