Mycotoxin Risk Management

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Protect your flock investment with effective and targeted mycotoxin risk management

Mycotoxin Contamination

  • Mycotoxins are toxic metabolites produced by fungi which infect crops in the field and during storage
  • At least 90% of poultry feed is contaminated with mycotoxins that challenge poultry health and performance
  • Mycotoxins directly damage the bird’s gut and liver. Indirect effects on production can be seen through
    • Increased risk of vaccine failure
    • Increased risk of a disease outbreak
    • Decreased performance in a flock, specifically with growth and with egg production
  • By analyzing your mycotoxin risk, you can better understand which mitigation would work best to support both the flock health and feed cost

A precise and cost- effective Mycotoxin Risk Management program has consistent monitoring and risk assessment. This determines the most cost- effective mycotoxin mitigation technology needed. Checking raw materials and feed provides an early detection for mycotoxin contamination so you can plan accordingly.

The mycotoxin reduction method chosen should be based on which mycotoxins are present in your feed. This will ensure precise protection for your flocks and optimal cost for your investment. This integrated approach helps to protect birds against mycotoxins and their effects on your poultry production.

Mycotoxin Risk Management Portfolio Offering

  • Mycofix®

    The Mycofix® portfolio of feed additives represents the most state-of-the-art solution for protecting animal health by deactivating mycotoxins that contaminate farm animal feed. Its safety and efficacy are proven by 7 EU authorizations for substances that deactivate mycotoxins.

  • Mycotoxin Detection

    We offer a range of analytical services to customers to assess the mycotoxin contamination of feed materials.

  • Mycotoxin Contamination

    Our portfolio of tools helps to understand the potential risks of mycotoxins for animal species and location.

  • OVN Optimum Vitamin Nutrition®

    OVN Optimum Vitamin Nutrition® is about feeding animals high quality vitamins, produced with the lowest environmental footprint, in the right amounts, appropriate to their life stage and growing conditions, to optimize: • Animal Health and Welfare ▶ good for animals • Animal Performance ▶ good for farmers • Food Quality & Food Waste ▶ good for consumers and the planet

  • Verax™

    Harness the power of data to get a deeper understanding of the overall health, productivity and welfare of your animals.

  • Sustell™

    Sustell™ is an intelligent sustainability service that combines the most advanced environmental foot printing calculation tool with expert sustainability, animal production and nutritional knowledge to create tailor-made, practical solutions and business development projects that enhance the environmental sustainability and profitability of animal farming. Sustell™ unlocks the value of animal production sustainability.

Protect your flock with confidence

Protecting your birds against health and nutritional challenges at every life stage is essential for successful production. Our comprehensive range of solutions lie at the heart of healthy development and welfare. At DSM, we address the challenges you face to help protect your flocks with confidence.

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