Triticale – Chapter 8 | Official Grain Grading Guide

Primary grade determinants tables

Triticale, Canada (CAN)

Primary grade determinants tables - Triticale, Canada - 1
Grade name Standard of quality Foreign material
Minimum test weight kg/hL (g/0.5 L)Footnote 1 Degree of soundness Cereal grains other than wheat % Ergot % Excreta % Matter other than cereal grains % Sclerotinia % Stones % Total %
No. 1 Canada 65 (315) Reasonably well matured, reasonably free from damaged kernels 1 0.025 0.01 0.5 0.025 0.033 2.5
No. 2 Canada 62 (301) Fairly well matured, reasonably free from severely damaged kernels 2 0.05 0.01 1 0.05 0.033 4
No. 3 Canada No minimum Reasonably sweet, excluded from higher grades on account of light weight or damaged kernels 3 0.1 0.03 2 0.1 0.066 7
Grade, if No. 3 specs not met     See Mixed grain Triticale, Sample Canada Account Ergot Triticale, Sample Canada Account Excreta Triticale, Sample Canada Account Admixture Triticale, Sample Canada Account Admixture 2.5% or less – WestTriticale, Rejected (grade) Account Stones or EastTriticale, Sample Canada Account Stones, Over 2.5% – Triticale, Sample Salvage See Mixed grain
Primary grade determinants tables - Triticale, Canada - 2
Grade name Damage
Broken % Fireburnt % Fusarium % Heated % Smudge and blackpoint % Sprouted %
No. 1 Canada 4 Nil 0.25 0.1 10 0.5
No. 2 Canada 7 Nil 0.5 0.75 15 2
No. 3 Canada 50 Nil 1 5 No limit 10
Grade, if No. 3 specs not met Sample Broken Grain Triticale, Sample Canada Account Fireburnt Triticale, Sample Canada Account Fusarium Damage Triticale, Sample Canada Account Heated   Triticale, Sample Canada Account Sprouted

Footnotes

Footnote 1

Use wheat test weight conversion table

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