Flaxseed - Chapter 11 | Official Grain Grading Guide

Export grade determinants tables

Flaxseed, Canada Western/Canada Eastern (CW/CE)

Export grade determinant tables - Flaxseed, Canada Western/Canada Eastern
Grade name Total removable material % Foreign material included in dockage
Ergot % Sclerotinia % Stones % Total including inseparable seeds %
No. 1 CW/CE 2.5 0.05 0.10 0.05 1.0
No. 2 CW/CE 2.5 0.05 0.20 0.05 1.5
No. 3 CW/CE 2.5 0.05 0.25 0.05 2
Grade name Brown seeded flax Yellow seeded flax Damage
Yellow seeded flaxseed and solin – CW only % Brown seeded flaxseed and solin – CW only % Broken % Heated % Total %
No. 1 CW/CE 2 2 12.5 0.05 12.5
No. 2 CW/CE 3 2 25 0.2 25
No. 3 CW/CE 4 2 35 10 No limit within broken and heated tolerances