Table 1: Geometric means for aflatoxin accumulation in 10 maize single cross hybrids grown at Mississippi State in 2011 and 2012 following inoculation with A. flavus using the sideneedle technique or infected wheat kernels. 
 Single cross hybrid  Aflatoxin (ng/g)  Side needle  Wheat 
 Va35 × PHW79  2190^{a}  377^{a}  TZAR101 × Seagull 17  959^{ab}  295^{ab}  Va35 × Seagull 17  791^{ab}  286^{ab}  Mp04:127 × PHW79  309^{bc}  214^{abc}  Mp717 × PHW79  561^{b}  73^{cde}  Mp494 × Seagull 17  115^{c}  35^{de}  Mp313E × Mo18W  23^{d}  21^{ef}  Mp313E × Mp715  27^{d}  5^{g}  Mp313E × Mp717  10^{d}  6^{fg} 
 Mean  190  64 


Data were transformed (ln(y + 1), where y = aflatoxin concentration) before analysis. Geometric means were calculated by converting logarithmic means back to the original units of measure. Means in a column followed by the same letter do not differ (Fisher’s Protected LSD, P = 05).
