Ergot alkaloids in feedstuffs (quantitative)
Days test started:
Specimen Type/Volume200-2000 g of feedstuffs.
Shipping InformationNo refrigeration required.
Collection ProtocolSample from a minimum of 5 locations. Recommend that each portion be ~ 200 g and that 1 portion be taken for every 200 kg of product. If the sample is too large, blend and submit a representative subsample (~1 kg).
This test is sent to an external laboratory. The panel tests for the following: Ergocornine + Ergocorninine, Ergocristine + Ergocristinine, Ergocryptine + Ergocryptinine, Ergometrine + Ergometrinine, Ergosine + Ergosinine, Ergotamine + Ergotaminine, Total Ergot. Shipping (test code: xtrnc) and handling (test code: xhand) fees are also applicable on each submission. External test price is subject to change.