With late planting of corn, a cool summer, and a record wet fall, many crop and livestock producers are faced with questions and concerns with corn over 25 to 30 percent moisture. Potential presence of yeast, molds and mycotoxins are some of the top concerns.

University of Illinois specialists are scheduled to answer these questions and concerns in a Webinar on Nov. 18 from Noon to 1 p.m. Central. Register here for the Webinar.

Once registered you will receive an email confirming your registration with information you need to join the Webinar. Your system requirements include:

  • PC-based attendees: Windows 2000, XP Home, XP Pro, 2003 Server, Vista
  • Macintosh-based attendees: Mac OS X 10.4 (Tiger) or newer

Topics to be covered include:

  • Status of wet molds and mycotoxin formation
  • Update of mycotoxin levels measured in commercial labs
  • Storage alternatives including drying, high moisture corn and use of propionic acid
  • Pricing wet corn
  • Feed value of immature corn for livestock
  • Mycotoxin binder choices 
  • Your questions from participants

Another session is scheduled for Dec 3, noon to 1 p.m. Central. Register for this session here.

Source: University of Illinois