Brassica Juncea Canola, Canada (CAN)

Order number 2017-06

July 31, 2017

Introduction:

  1. The Canadian Grain Commission (the “Commission”) has authority under paragraph 19(a)(iii) of the Canada Grain Act (the “Act”) to make orders establishing grades and grade names for any grain that may be marketed on the basis of its specifications rather than a grade established by regulation.
  2. Operators of licenced primary elevators may, under section 38.1 of the Canada Grain Regulations, dry tough, damp, moist or wet grain with orders of the Commission.
  3. This order is made by a quorum of 2 Commissioners.

The Commission makes the following order:

  1. The grades of Brassica Juncea Canola, which may be marketed on the basis of specifications, are established as set out in the attached schedule.

This order will be in effect for the crop year commencing August 1, 2017 and continuing until July 31, 2018, unless revoked earlier.

Doug Chorney
Assistant Chief Commissioner

Lonny McKague
Commissioner

Brassica Juncea Canola, Canada
Grade name Standard of quality Standard of cleanliness
Commercially pure seed
Variety Degree of soundness
No. 1 Canada Canola Quality Any variety of Brassica Juncea canola Reasonably well matured, sweet, good natural colour Not more than 1.0% of seeds other than wild mustard or domestic brown mustard that are conspicuous and that are not readily separable from from Brassica Juncea canola, to be assessed as dockage.
No. 2 Canada Canola Quality Any variety of Brassica Juncea canola Fairly well matured, sweet, reasonably good natural colour. Not more than 1.5% of seeds other than wild mustard or domestic brown mustard that are conspicuous and that are not readily separable from from Brassica Juncea canola, to be assessed as dockage.
No. 3 Canada Canola Quality Any variety of Brassica Juncea canola May have the natural odour associated with low quality seed, not distinctly sour, musty, rancid, or any odour that would indicate serious deterioration. Not more than 2.0% of seeds other than wild mustard or domestic brown mustard that are conspicuous and that are not readily separable from from Brassica Juncea canola, to be assessed as dockage.
Grade if no. 3 specs not met Brassica Juncea Canola, Sample Canada Account Admixture
Brassica Juncea Canola, Canada
Grade name Damage Foreign material
Distinctly green Heated Total Ergot Excreta Insect excreta
No. 1 Canada canola quality 2.0 0.1 5.0 0.05 0.02 0.1
No. 2 Canada canola quality 6.0 0.5 12.0 0.05 0.02 0.2
No. 3 Canada canola quality 20.0 2.0 25.0 0.05 0.02 0.3
Grade if no. 3 specs not met Brassica Juncea Canola, Sample Canada Account Damaged Brassica Juncea Canola, Sample Canada Account Heated Brassica Juncea Canola, Sample Canada Account Damaged Brassica Juncea Canola, Sample Canada Account Ergot Brassica Juncea Canola, Sample Canada Account Excreta Brassica Juncea Canola, Sample Canada Account Excreta
Brassica Juncea Canola, Canada
Grade name Foreign material
Sclerotinia Stones Domestic yellow mustard seed Other conspicuous admixture excluding wild mustard and domestic brown mustard Total foreign material Total wild mustard and domestic brown mustard
No. 1 Canada canola quality 0.05 0.05 1.0 1.0 1.0 5.0
No. 2 Canada canola quality 0.10 0.05 1.5 1.5 1.5 5.0
No. 3 Canada canola quality 0.15 0.05 2.0 2.0 2.0 5.0
Grade if no. 3 specs not met Brassica Juncea Canola, Sample Canada Account Admixture

2.5% or less-Brassica Juncea Canola, Rejected (grade) Account Stones, or Brassica Juncea Canola, Sample Canada Account Stones Over 2.5%- Brassica Juncea Canola, Sample Salvage

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