Preliminary quality data of western Canadian peas 2022

Summary statistics by grade and by province:

Table information:

  • Results are unlikely to represent samples harvested within 2 weeks of the date of this report
  • The number of samples may not reflect actual production distributions across grades
  • Samples were supplied by producers, through the Harvest Sample Program, and grain companies
Table 1 Mean protein contentFootnote 1 (%) of western Canadian yellow peas by grade as of November 17, 2022
Grade Number of samples 2022 2021
Mean Minimum Maximum Mean
Manitoba
Peas, No. 1 Canada 7 22.9 20.8 25.9 22.9
Peas, No. 2 Canada 22 23.2 20.2 26.9 24.4
Peas, No. 3 Canada 5 23.3 22.3 24.1 25.5
All grades 34 23.2 20.2 26.9 24.3
Saskatchewan
Peas, No. 1 Canada 49 23.9 20.9 31.8 25.0
Peas, No. 2 Canada 90 24.1 19.7 29.8 25.2
Peas, No. 3 Canada 34 24.7 21.8 30.2 24.8
All grades 173 24.2 19.7 31.8 25.1
Alberta
Peas, No. 1 Canada 48 23.7 20.7 27.9 23.0
Peas, No. 2 Canada 56 23.9 21.5 29.9 23.9
Peas, No. 3 Canada 8 23.9 20.4 27.8 23.4
All grades 112 23.8 20.4 29.9 23.8
Western Canada
Peas, No. 1 Canada 104 23.7 20.7 31.8 24.4
Peas, No. 2 Canada 168 23.9 19.7 29.9 24.6
Peas, No. 3 Canada 47 24.4 20.4 30.2 24.5
All grades 319 23.9 19.7 31.8 24.5
Table 2 Mean protein contentFootnote 1 (%) of western Canadian green peas by grade as of November 17, 2022
Grade Number of samples 2022 2021
Mean Minimum Maximum Mean
Saskatchewan
Peas, No. 1 Canada 6 26.3 23.6 31.1 24.2
Peas, No. 2 Canada 15 25.9 22.2 31.6 25.8
Peas, No. 3 Canada 20 23.4 20.9 26.1 24.9
All grades 41 24.8 20.9 31.6 24.9
Alberta
Peas, No. 1 Canada 3 23.9 21.1 26.3 26.4
Peas, No. 2 Canada 5 25.5 22.1 30.2 24.2
Peas, No. 3 Canada 4 25.0 22.6 27.2 24.4
All grades 12 24.9 21.1 30.2 25.0
Western Canada
Peas, No. 1 Canada 9 25.5 21.1 31.1 24.9
Peas, No. 2 Canada 20 25.8 22.1 31.6 25.4
Peas, No. 3 Canada 24 23.7 20.9 27.2 24.7
All grades 53 24.8 20.9 31.6 24.9
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