Minding Ag's Business
Marcia Zarley Taylor DTN Executive Editor

Monday 08/06/12

Insurers Prep for Aflatoxin Outbreak
Weather conditions have made the fungus aflatoxin a threat to this year's corn crop, Illinois Risk Management Agency officials say.[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 3:19PM CDT 08/06/12 by Marcia Zarley Taylor | Post a Comment
Comments (3)
Crop Insurance will not take samples from on farm storage for aflatoxin.Samples must be taken from the combine in the field or from check strips in the field.
Posted by James B Leonhard at 4:31PM CDT 08/07/12
Two years ago everyone around here got big money for claims that were bin samples. Did they change the way to take samples? Because after settlements were made guys hauled to elevators with little or no discounts.
Posted by Raymond Simpkins at 6:47AM CDT 08/08/12
My mistake that was for vomitoxin.But still not very good management on the goverments behalf.
Posted by Raymond Simpkins at 12:29PM CDT 08/08/12
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