Latest Mycotoxins Blog Posts

Rearers Beware: The Mycotoxin Risk in Week Old Chicks

Although a risk at any stage of development, mycotoxins can be particularly devastating to week one chicks unless proper risk management is implemented.

Regional Results of Global Mycotoxin Occurrence Through September 2017

Results of the BIOMIN Mycotoxin Survey conducted from January to September 2017 indicate that deoxynivalenol (DON) and fumonisins (FUM) are the most common mycotoxins found in feedstuffs.

Mycotoxin Impacts on Ruminants

An overview of the main mycotoxins that disrupt rumen function, impairing animal health and performance.

Regional Results of Global Mycotoxin Occurrence Through June 2017

Over 33000 analyses were conducted on 8452 finished feed and raw commodity samples sourced from 63 countries from January to June 2017, covering common components used for feed such as corn, wheat,...

Piglet Diets: Looming Zinc Ban Not Your Only Worry

The EU’s impending ban on the use of zinc oxide at medicinal levels has given us all cause to take a closer at piglet feed.

Does Your Mycotoxin Solution Work? EU and China Respond

A new position paper from the MyToolBox project reveals how China and the EU approach regulation of mycotoxins and mycotoxin deactivators