Biomin: Mycotoxin threats rise worldwide

Biomin: Mycotoxin threats rise worldwide

Deoxynivalenol detected in 80 percent of samples

Corn, soy and finished feed saw a rise in mycotoxin contamination levels in the first quarter of 2017, with deoxynivalenol (DON) the most prevalent mycotoxin, according to Biomin’s Mycotoxin Survey. Mycotoxin contamination levels have risen in Europe and throughout the western hemisphere, with elevated risk levels also in Asia.