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Mycotoxins Threaten Cow Health and Performance in the United Kingdom

March 23, 2017

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.

January 09, 2017

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

January 03, 2017

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

January 03, 2017

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

September 26, 2016

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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Quantity not equal to quality: U.S. beef and dairy producers must remain vigilant to mycotoxin threats

September 21, 2016

Quantity not equal to quality: U.S. Beef and dairy producers must remain vigilant to mycotoxin threats The U.S. is expecting a large corn crop, projected as high as 15.09 billion bushels, and the 2016 wheat crop yields have been at or near record levels in several wheat classes. However, Alltech mycotoxin expert Dr. Max Hawkins […]

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Mycotoxin Webinar Episode 3

June 26, 2016

Mycotoxin Webinar Episode 3 Watch Episode 3 of our Technical Webinar Series: All About Mycotoxins If you missed it or want to watch it again, click the button below to access the recording. Speaker: Dr. Alex Yiannikouris, research group director, chemistry and toxicology division at Alltech. Below are some of the key take away points from […]

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The costs of mycotoxins in swine production

June 22, 2016

The costs of mycotoxins in swine production Although mycotoxins are now more widely discussed and considered, many producers remain undereducated on the scope of the threat mycotoxins can pose to their animals, as well as the cost-benefit ratio related to precautionary management programs. The likely cost of mycotoxins to pig producers can now be estimated […]

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