Tag: "fumonisin" at biology news
Fumonisin found in Texas corn
...vice have analyzed 53 samples of new crop corn for fumonisin
since Sept. 19. Forty-nine percent of the corn an...region in the state, all corn should be tested for fumonisin
prior to being fed to sensitive animals such as horses and rabbits, he said. Corn screenings (smal...
Threats to health reduced with Bt corn hybrids
...ry littleFusarium ear rot, and consequently, lower fumonisin
concentrations." Bt corn hybrids control feeding by the European corn borer and to some extentclosely related insects such as the corn earworm, common stalk borer, armyworm,and Southwestern corn borer. All of which cause mechanical damage to the corn...