Climate change and animal feed: mycotoxin risk mitigation

Climate change and animal feed: mycotoxin risk mitigation

Climate change and its related weather woes have impacted crop yield, quality and susceptibility to mold. (no_limit_pictures | iStock.com)

A look at how feed additives and other new technologies will be used to mitigate mycotoxin risks

For example, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change’s (UNFCCC) Paris Agreement aims to lead the global response against the threat of climate change by keeping a global temperature increase “below 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels and to pursue efforts to limit the temperature increase even further to 1.5 degrees Celsius.” The agreement has been ratified or acceded by 185 states and the EU, representing more than 88% of total global greenhouse gas emissions.