Preliminary quality data of western Canadian canola 2017

Table 1 Chlorophyll content of 2017-2018 Canadian Canola Napus Low Erucic Acid Rapeseed
Province NI Chlorophyll %
Number of Samples Mean Standard deviation
Canola, No. 1 Canada
Manitoba 333 6.6 4.0
Saskatchewan 629 9.1 5.3
Alberta and British Columbia 276 9.0 5.6
Western Canada 1238 8.4 5.2
Canola, No. 2 Canada
Saskatchewan 6 24.3 13.2
Alberta and British Columbia 9 16.2 11.3
Western Canada 15 19.4 12.7
Canola, No. 3 Canada
Alberta and British Columbia 2 3.4 NSFootnote 1
Western Canada 2 3.4 NS
All grades
Manitoba 333 6.6 4.0
Saskatchewan 635 9.3 5.7
Alberta and British Columbia 287 9.2 6.0
Western Canada 1255 8.6 5.5
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