Pre-harvest aflatoxin levels can be reduced with better fertilizer management and post-harvest aflatoxin levels can be reduced by taking maize grain off the cob and sun drying the grain before storage.
Stage 2: Research & Development
Agriculture, Cultivation & Tools, Seeds & Stock and 2 MoreSEE ALL
Agriculture, Cultivation & Tools, Seeds & Stock, Soil Management and Agriculture Water ManagementSEE LESS
India, Nepal and Bangladesh
India, Nepal and BangladeshSEE LESS
Countries Implemented In
Aflatoxin contamination of maize and the associated food chain in Nepal.
Actionable, simple, and easy to implement farm-level management solutions to aflatoxin in maize.
Farmers, feed mill industry, consumers.
The innovation is extremely simple and easy for farmers to implement without large additional costs.