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Mycotoxins in corn are produced by certain molds which infect the ears of corn. Molds may be present without the production of mycotoxins, but mycotoxins cannot be produced in the absence of molds
Patience, John F.; Ensley, Steven M.; and Hoyer, Sherry, "Mycotoxin Contamination of Corn: What it is, what it does to pigs and what can be done about it" (2010). Iowa Pork Industry Center Fact Sheets. 18.