The storage characteristics of corn germ are closely related to the storage of corn.
1. Germ storage has three characteristics: 1. Lipoxygenase mainly exists in germ and has strong activity. It is easy to oxidize and rancidize unsaturated fatty acids. 2. 80% of aflatoxins is in Maize germ, so it is easy to make raw embryo mildew. 3. Rainy and snowy corn purchasing season results in higher moisture content of raw materials, which easily pollutes and mildews the germ.
2. Main Measures for Corn Germ
Storage 1. Corn germ quality should be guaranteed only after removing stunted seeds, mildewed seeds and damaged seeds. 2. Corn should be dried before storage, so that the moisture content is lower than the safe moisture content (about 12%). 3. The extracted germs must be processed in time to produce oil, usually no more than 3-5 days, otherwise they need to be dried.
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