The new confirmed reports of DON in corn were in South Dakota, at 2 parts per million.
That is in addition to the previously reported list:
- New York
No new states were added to the previously reported list of states with confirmed reports of aflatoxin. Those states that have reported aflatoxin are:
- North Carolina
- South Carolina
The U.S. Department of Agriculture reported that 85 percent of corn has been harvested. That is well ahead of the 62 percent harvested at this time last year, and ahead of the five-year average of 79 percent.