August 19, 2013

New! GFMT article: Aflatoxins in Europe: a new risk in maize production?

In the first article of the July/August edition of Grain and Feed Milling Technology, Vera Traar, product manager mycotoxins, Romer Labs, Austria talks about the risk of aflatoxins in maize production.

The European Commissions’ Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF) has reported ten notifications of aflatoxin B1 found in maize of European origin since the last maize harvest in autumn 2012. That is more than in the prior harvest seasons between 2001 and 2011, where a total of nine cases of aflatoxins were reported in maize.

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Aflatoxins in Europe: a new risk in maize production?


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