A mixture of strategies needed for aflatoxin control

Smith, Ron
March 2011
Southwest Farm Press;3/10/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 8, p1
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the approaches in controlling aflatoxin that threatens corn production in the southwestern part of the U.S. It states that at the Blackland Income Growth Conference in Waco, Texas, Texas AgriLife Experiment Station corn breeder Seth Murray and Texas AgriLife Extension pathologist Tom Isakeit discussed how the contamination of Aspergillus flavus can be minimized. It also explores the factors to consider in reducing the infection of aflatoxin contamination.


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