Quality of western Canadian canola varieties 2011

Quality of composites of canola, No. 1 Canada - Brassica napus, by province and variety

Manitoba

Table contains variety, number of samples, data on oil, protein and chlorophyll content as well as glucosinolates.

Variety1 No. of Samples Oil Content %2 Protein Content %3 Chlorophyll Content mg/kg4 Glucosinolates µmoles/g5
1 as designated by producer
2 8.5% moisture basis
3 (N x 6.25) 8.5% moisture basis
4 as is seed basis
5 total of all glucosinolates; whole-seed, 8.5% m.b
5440 60 43.6 20.4 11 11
5770 10 44.3 20.0 10 12
73-55 RR 8 45.7 20.5 13 7
73-65 RR 8 44.9 21.0 15 10
L130 9 44.2 20.4 10 10
L150 14 45.2 19.5 9 11

Saskatchewan

Table contains variety, number of samples, data on oil, protein and chlorophyll content as well as glucosinolates.

Variety1 No. of Samples Oil Content %2 Protein Content %3 Chlorophyll Content mg/kg4 Glucosinolates µmoles/g5
1 as designated by producer
2 8.5% moisture basis
3 (N x 6.25) 8.5% moisture basis
4 as is seed basis
5 total of all glucosinolates; whole-seed, 8.5% m.b
45H29 14 45.8 19.5 15 12
5030 13 44.0 19.9 13 9
5440 85 45.5 18.8 10 11
5525 CL 10 46.9 18.3 13 7
5770 12 45.8 18.9 17 11
6040 RR 11 44.9 19.7 12 11
6060 RR 8 45.4 20.1 15 11
72-65 RR 15 46.6 19.3 19 10
73-45 RR 21 47.4 18.5 17 8
73-55 RR 8 47.8 18.7 16 8
73-65 RR 9 46.5 19.4 19 10
8440 17 44.2 19.6 15 11
L130 34 45.1 19.1 11 10
L150 33 46.3 19.1 12 10
VR 9553 G 25 47.5 19.4 16 11
VT Barrier 9 47.5 18.2 11 9
VT Remarkable 16 47.0 18.3 12 10

Alberta

Table contains variety, number of samples, data on oil, protein and chlorophyll content as well as glucosinolates.

Variety1 No. of Samples Oil Content %2 Protein Content %3 Chlorophyll Content mg/kg4 Glucosinolates µmoles/g5
1 as designated by producer
2 8.5% moisture basis
3 (N x 6.25) 8.5% moisture basis
4 as is seed basis
5 total of all glucosinolates; whole-seed, 8.5% m.b
5020 10 44.8 19.6 20 10
5440 61 44.6 19.2 14 10
72-65 RR 15 48.0 18.5 19 10
73-45 RR 21 46.9 18.8 19 8
73-55 RR 12 47.9 18.6 17 8
9590 10 46.0 19.1 16 9
L130 36 44.3 19.8 13 10
L150 26 46.1 19.1 14 9
VR 9553 G 11 47.3 19.9 19 9

Means

Table contains means for areas by number of samples, data on oil, protein and chlorophyll content as well as glucosinolates.

Area No. of Samples Oil Content %1 Protein Content %2 Chlorophyll Content mg/kg3 Glucosinolates µmoles/g4
1 8.5% moisture basis
2 (N x 6.25) 8.5% moisture basis
3 as is seed basis
4 total of all glucosinolates; whole-seed, 8.5% m.b
Manitoba 109 44.7 20.3 11 10
Saskatchewan 340 46.1 19.1 14 10
Alberta 202 46.2 19.2 17 9
Western Canada 651 45.9 19.3 14 10