Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report: July 15, 2019

Welcome back to another Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report! In this week’s report: Crop advances due to warmer and drier weather, reports of DON confirmed in 9 states, and our special guest John Winchell of Alltech talks about animal nutrition and managing mycotoxins with livestock producers. Watch the video here.

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Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report: July 9, 2019

On this week’s Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report: Crops advance due to drier weather, new DON reports in winter wheat, and Tony gives us tips on particle size for analysis. Watch the video here.

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Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report: July 1, 2019

It’s finally happening! Our awaited Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report series is back and better than ever. This week’s video touches on this year’s rainy spring causing delays for planting, and looks into high confirmed reports of DON in North Carolina and Maryland areas. Also, don’t forget to check our Tech Tip of the […]

Snow and rain affects Midwest agriculture into spring

Farms in the U.S. Midwest that are already struggling with the effects of monumental flooding have been hit with an early-spring storm this week that certainly isn’t helping matters.

“It’s a terrible, terrible track in terms of its impact on the areas that have already seen terrible flooding back in March,” meteorologist Michael Palmerino told […]

Flooding raises concerns about stored grain quality

Flooding and wet conditions have resulted from extreme weather in much of the Central and Southern Plains of the U.S., including major parts of the Corn Belt. As a result, authorities are reminding grain producers and processors to be aware of the steps they should take to prevent contamination of stored grain.

In the case […]

Coming soon! Monday Mycotoxin Capstone Report: Best practices for proper grain storage

Throughout the harvest season, Neogen works to bring the latest in mycotoxin, crop condition and weather reports to you through our Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Report web series.

Our 2018 season wrapped up in November, but we’ve got one more video up our sleeve. Our capstone report, coming soon, will feature a special report on […]

Elevated DON risks a problem for pig farms

Thanks to a period of wet and snowy weather parts of the U.S. and Canada, experts are advising operations that handle corn or feed ingredients to be cautious of mycotoxins going forward.

Of particular concern is deoxynivalenol, or DON. This mycotoxin is produced by a mold that flourishes in wet conditions and is a major […]

Snow stalls corn harvest in some U.S. states

Neogen’s regular Monday Mycotoxin and Crop Reports may have wrapped up for the year (except for our Capstone Report — stay tuned), but we wanted to sneak in another update for the 2018 harvest season.

Overall corn harvest in the U.S. and Canada is about 94% complete, just two points behind the five-year average. States […]

High levels of mycotoxins detected in U.S. grains

By all accounts, much of the U.S. is closing its 2018 harvest season with a high risk for mycotoxin development in grains thanks to wet weather over the past few weeks and months.

Not only have these issues caused concern for harvest timing, prompting delays due to moisture, but the increased risk of mold growth […]

Wild harvest weather leaves U.S. farmers worried about mycotoxins

The 2018 harvest has proven to be a challenging one for some American farmers, reports Wisconsin State Farmer, as cold temperatures, winds and even bouts of rain and snow have hampered work.

Now that the ground has dried up a bit, agriculture authorities are noting that grain damaged by earlier weather could present mycotoxin risks.

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