Fusarium head blight and associated mycotoxin occurrence on winter wheat in Luxembourg in 2007/2008.

@article{Giraud2010FusariumHB,
  title={Fusarium head blight and associated mycotoxin occurrence on winter wheat in Luxembourg in 2007/2008.},
  author={Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Giraud and Matias Pasquali and Moussa El Jarroudi and Carine Vrancken and C{\'e}line Brochot and Emmanuelle Cocco and Lucien Hoffmann and Philippe Delfosse and Torsten Bohn},
  journal={Food additives & contaminants. Part A, Chemistry, analysis, control, exposure & risk assessment},
  year={2010},
  volume={27 6},
  pages={825-35}
}
Fusarium head blight (FHB) is among the major causes of reduced quality in winter wheat and its products. In addition, the causal fungi produce a variety of toxins. A relatively high FHB infection rate in winter wheat was observed in 2007 and 2008 in Luxembourg. A fusariotoxin survey was carried out in 17 different geographical locations. Three groups of… CONTINUE READING