News published on January 13, 2009:
Quantas, a test laboratory located at the Technopol Tulln in Lower Austria, was accredited for the analytics of fungal toxins in grains and grain products
The analytical procedures at Quantas Analytics meet hi...
Quantas Analytics GmbH
News published on January 7, 2009:
Aflatoxin contamination of corn is being reported in southeast, northeast, and west central Nebraska. Aflatoxin is one of several potentially harmful compounds known as mycotoxins which can develop from grain m...
University of Nebraska Cooperative Extension
News published on January 5, 2009:
Mycotoxins in straw could pose a particular threat to the health of pig herds this year, according to James Hall of the ACMC pig breeding company.
The late, wet harvest means straw has been both in short suppl...
Darlington & Stockton Times
News published on December 24, 2008:
Poultry, swine and dairy producers admit today that the presence of mycotoxins in the feed is one of the main factors affecting animal production. As a result of the higher prices of feed ingredients, their qua...
News published on December 22, 2008:
80 scientists and experts participated in the 1st Food and Feed Safety Forum. A special highlight was the opening of the new laboratories at the BIOMIN Research Center.
A symposium with focus on Food and F...
News published on December 4, 2008:
Engormix presents the video-interview made during the last edition of the CLANA Congress (Mexico) with Mr Ron Cravens, Vice President and General Manager of Amlan International, a business division of Oil-Dri C...
News published on December 2, 2008:
Charm Sciences, Inc. has released the first lateral flow quantitative test for T-2 and HT-2 toxins.
For use in the grain industry, the new ROSA® (Rapid One Step Assay) follows the same format that other Ch...
Charm Sciences Inc.
News published on November 28, 2008:
Mycotoxins 2009 is a special one day conference on mycotoxins that will provide you with a comprehensive insight into and an overview of a key hazard in modern livestock production that has been specially desig...
Positive Action Publications Ltd.
News published on November 26, 2008:
There are various ear molds that occur in Ontario and identification is critical since many of these fungi produce mycotoxins which can have detrimental consequences if fed to livestock, and in some cases human...
OMAFRA Pork News & Views newsletter
News published on November 19, 2008:
VICAM’s AflaCheck™ Strip Test and AflaTest® Single Filter aflatoxin test methods receive USDA-GIPSA Certification for use by Official Grain Inspection System.VICAM, a world leader in food safety diagnostics, to...