Oil content of Canada western flaxseed as at December 8, 2016
- 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.
|Province||Number of samples||Mean||Standard deviation|
|¹ Oil content is determined by near-infrared measurements calibrated against the FOSFA extraction reference method and is expressed on a dry basis.|
|² NSD indicates no standard deviation due to insufficient number of samples received.|
|Alberta and B.C.||33||45.3||2.2|
|Alberta and B.C.||1||44.5||NSD2|
|Alberta and B.C.||34||45.3||2.2|