TITLE

A mixture of strategies needed for aflatoxin control

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;3/10/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 8, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
59285559

 

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