BIOMIN World Mycotoxin Survey H1 2017

This conclusion emerged from more than 33000 analyses conducted on 8452 finished feed and raw commodity samples sourced from 63 countries from January to June 2017 as part of the BIOMIN Mycotoxin Survey.

Main trends

  • Worldwide, deoxynivalenol (DON) and fumonisins (FUM) continue to top the list of most prevalent mycotoxins, found in 81% and 71% of samples, respectively.
  • Countries analyzed throughout the Western hemisphere all registered high risk in terms of mycotoxin-related threats to animals.
  • Most countries in Asia have shown an increased risk of mycotoxin contamination in the second quarter, compared to the first quarter of 2017.

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