Iodine value of Canada western flaxseed as at December 8, 2016

Table information:

  • Results are unlikely to represent samples harvested within two weeks of the date of this report.
  • The "Number of Samples" figures may not reflect actual production distribution across grades.
  • “NSD” in the “Standard Deviation” column indicates no standard deviation due to an insufficient number of samples received.
  • All samples supplied by producers and grain companies.
Canada western flaxseed - Iodine value¹, units as at December 8, 2016
Province Number of samples Mean Standard deviation
¹ Iodine Value is determined by near-infrared measurements calibrated against the AOCS Recommended Practice reference method.
² NSD indicates no standard deviation due to insufficient number of samples received.
1 CW
Manitoba 17 192.2 3.0
Saskatchewan 100 191.6 5.0
Alberta and B.C. 21 185.9 4.6
Western Canada 138 190.8 5.2
2 CW
Saskatchewan 2 189.7 NSD2
Alberta and B.C. 1 195.5 NSD2
Western Canada 3 191.6 NSD2
3 CW
Saskatchewan 1 184.2 NSD2
Western Canada 1 184.2 NSD2
All grades
Manitoba 17 192.2 3.0
Saskatchewan 103 191.4 5.0
Alberta and B.C. 22 186.4 4.9
Western Canada 142 190.8 5.2