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Uk farmers urged to plan ahead to tackle mycotoxins

Uk farmers urged to plan ahead to tackle mycotoxins Ever present in the farm environment, mycotoxins pose a challenge for all livestock systems, yet they often fall under the radar. This can be at significant expense to a producer’s bottom line, causing reductions in health and performance that can significantly eat into profit margins says […]

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Iso accreditation awarded to alltech’s european mycotoxin laboratory

Iso accreditation awarded to alltech’s european mycotoxin laboratory The Alltech 37+® mycotoxin analytical services laboratory in Dunboyne, County Meath, Ireland, was accredited in accordance with the international standard ISO/IEC 17025:2005 from Perry Johnson Laboratory Accreditation, Inc. This objective, third-party assessment distinguishes the managerial and technical requirements of the lab and ensures the accuracy and impartiality of […]

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2015 cereal harvest contaminated with multiple mycotoxins

2015 cereal harvest contaminated with multiple mycotoxins The 2015 wheat, barley and corn crops being exported by the major cereal producing regions of the world show evidence of multiple mycotoxin contamination, putting the health and performance of global farmed livestock at risk. Analyses coming from our Alltech 37+® test results show that the wheat being […]

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Mycotoxins Threaten Cow Health and Performance in the United Kingdom

Mycotoxins Threaten Cow Health and Performance in the United Kingdom With almost 94% of recent TMR samples containing a level of mycotoxin contamination considered high risk to dairy cows, all producers are being advised to consider a mycotoxin assessment to determine the level of threat to their herd. “In recent samples tested by Alltech, we’re […]

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Alltech mycotoxin management team explain why alltech’s mycotoxin findings in canada matter to producers with rfd-tv.

Alltech mycotoxin management team explain why alltech’s mycotoxin findings in canada matter to producers with rfd-tv Dr. Max Hawkins from our Global Mycotoxin Management team, recently took the time to talk viewers of RFD TV the recent findings of the recent Alltech Canada Harvest Analysis. The Alltech Mycotoxin Management team analyzed corn, spring wheat, barley and […]

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European dairy farmers warned to take proactive measures as weather conditions raise risk of mycotoxins

European dairy farmers warned to take proactive measures as weather conditions raise risk of mycotoxins Samples recently collected as part of the Alltech European Summer Harvest Analysis indicated a high risk for the presence of mycotoxins in total mixed rations (TMR) and grass silage. The Alltech® Mycotoxin Management team categorised grass silage samples taken from across […]

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High levels of mycotoxins present in 2016 Alltech Canada harvest analysis

High levels of mycotoxins present in 2016 Alltech Canada harvest analysis The Alltech® Mycotoxin Management team analyzed corn, spring wheat, barley and triticale samples from across Canada as part of the 2016 Alltech Canada Harvest Analysis. The results indicated a high risk for the presence of mycotoxins in total mixed rations (TMR), distillers dried grains with […]

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High levels of Aflatoxin B1 in Brazilian maize

The EU has one of the highest food safety standards in the world – largely thanks to the solid set of EU legislation in place, which ensures that food is safe for consumers. A key tool, to ensure the cross-border flow of information, that helps countries to swiftly react when risks to public health are […]

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