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IMPROVE THE DETECTION OF FOREIGN MATERIAL, GENETICALLY MODIFIED SEED, AND MYCOTOXINS IN AGRICULTURAL COMMODITIES

Investigators
Whitaker B D
Institutions
USDA - Agricultural Research Service
Start date
2001
End date
2004
Objective
Develop methods to evaluate the performance of aflatoxin sampling plans that measure aflatoxin in high risk grade components of farmers' stock peanuts. Develop a peanut market system model that predicts the efficacy of sampling programs and different market processes in reducing aflatoxin in peanuts. Develop methods to design and evaluate the performance of sampling plans used to inspect corn for fumonisin.
Funding Source
Agricultural Research Service
Project source
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Project number
6645-44000-008-00D
Accession number
404942
Categories
Mycotoxins
Natural Toxins
Commodities
Nuts, Seeds