Paper money has the most germs

Recently a student came into the lab and wanted to work with our microbiology department to see which type of money had the most bacteria on it. The answer:  “The $1.00 bill”   Coins had some but not near the level as a dollar bill. A similar article “How Much Dirt and Bacteria is on  Money”

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Mycotoxins in Coffee

Mycotoxins, (molds) were the hot topic last fall with the unusual wet weather and high moisture content in feed. In 2010,sample volume continues to be high for this type of analysis at Midwest Laboratories as more and more people are trying to buy/sell a quality product. Now we are hearing cases of mycotoxins in coffee

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Making your own pet treats

Do any of you make your own pet treats? I have received a number of questions from clients who are wanting to know the nutritional value of the treats they make.  I decided to see if I could find out how popular it is to make your own pet treats. I came across this site,

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