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Domestic Mustard Seed, Brown, Canada (CAN)

Domestic Mustard Seed, Brown, Canada (CAN)

Domestic Mustard Seed, Brown, Canada (CAN) - 1
Grade name Standard of quality Damage
Degree of soundness Other classes % Distinctly green % Heated % Total %
No. 1 Canada Reasonably well matured, sweet, good natural colour 0.5 1.5 0.10 1.5
No. 2 Canada Fairly well matured, sweet, reasonably good colour 2 2.0 0.20 3
No. 3 Canada May have the natural odour associated with low-quality seed not any odour that would indicate serious deterioration 5 3.5 0.5 5
No. 4 Canada May have the natural odour associated with low-quality seed not any odour that would indicate serious deterioration 10 3.5 1 10
Grade, if No. 4 specs not met   Over 10%—use all other grading criteria and grade as Domestic Mustard Seed (grade) Mixed Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Brown Account Damaged Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Brown Account Heated Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Brown Account Damaged
Domestic Mustard Seed, Brown, Canada (CAN) - 2
Grade name Inconspicuous admixture % Conspicuous inseparable seeds
Distinctly detrimental Total %
Cow cockle % Sclerotinia % Total distinctly detrimental %
No. 1 Canada 1.0 0.10 0.10 0.10 0.3
No. 2 Canada 1.0 0.20 0.20 0.20 0.5
No. 3 Canada 1.0 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.7
No. 4 Canada 1 1 1 1 3
Grade, if No. 4 specs not met Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Brown Account Admixture
Domestic Mustard Seed, Brown, Canada (CAN) - 3
Grade name Ergot % Excreta % Soft earth pellets % Stones %
No. 1 Canada 0.05 1 K 0.01 0.05
No. 2 Canada 0.05 1 K 0.20 0.05
No. 3 Canada 0.05 1 K 0.3 0.05
No. 4 Canada 0.05 0.005 1 0.1
Grade, if No. 4 specs not met Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Brown Account Ergot Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Brown Account Excreta Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Brown Account Admixture 2.5% or less—Domestic Mustard Seed, Rejected (grade) Brown Account Stones, or Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Brown Account Stones. Over 2.5%—Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Salvage

K – Number of kernel-sized pieces in 500 g

Note:

The class, whether yellow, oriental, brown or mixed, is added to the grade name.

Domestic Mustard Seed, Oriental, Canada (CAN)

Domestic Mustard Seed, Oriental, Canada (CAN)

Domestic Mustard Seed, Oriental, Canada (CAN) - 1
Grade name Standard of quality Damage
Degree of soundness Other classes % Footnote * Distinctly green % Heated % Total %
No. 1 Canada Reasonably well matured, sweet, good natural colour 0.5 1.5 0.10 1.5
No. 2 Canada Fairly well matured, sweet, reasonably good colour 2 1.5 0.20 3
No. 3 Canada May have the natural odour associated with low-quality seed not any odour that would indicate serious deterioration 5 3.5 0.5 5
No. 4 Canada May have the natural odour associated with low-quality seed not any odour that would indicate serious deterioration 10 3.5 1 10
Grade, if No. 4 specs not met   Over 10%—use all other grading criteria and grade as Domestic Mustard Seed (grade) Mixed Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Oriental Account Damaged Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Oriental Account Heated Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Oriental Account Damaged
Domestic Mustard Seed, Oriental, Canada (CAN) - 2
Grade name Inconspicuous admixture % Conspicuous inseparable seeds
Distinctly detrimental Total %
Cow cockle % Sclerotinia % Total distinctly detrimental %
No. 1 Canada 0.5 0.10 0.10 0.10 0.3
No. 2 Canada 1.0 0.20 0.20 0.20 0.5
No. 3 Canada 1.0 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.7
No. 4 Canada 1 1 1 1 3
Grade, if No. 4 specs not met Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Oriental Account Admixture
Domestic Mustard Seed, Oriental, Canada (CAN) - 3
Grade name Ergot % Excreta % Soft earth pellets % Stones %
No. 1 Canada 0.05 1 K 0.01 0.05
No. 2 Canada 0.05 1 K 0.20 0.05
No. 3 Canada 0.05 1 K 0.3 0.05
No. 4 Canada 0.05 0.005 1 0.1
Grade, if No. 4 specs not met Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Oriental Account Ergot Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Oriental Account Excreta Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Oriental Account Admixture 2.5% or less—Domestic Mustard Seed, Rejected (grade) Oriental Account Stones, or Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Oriental Account Stones. Over 2.5%—Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Salvage

K - Number of kernel-sized pieces in 500 g

Note:

The class, whether yellow, oriental, brown or mixed, is added to the grade name.

Footnotes

Footnote 1

See working tolerance for “Other Classes”

Return to footnote * referrer

Domestic Mustard Seed, Yellow, Canada (CAN)

Domestic Mustard Seed, Yellow, Canada (CAN)

Domestic Mustard Seed, Yellow, Canada (CAN) - 1
Grade name Standard of quality Damage
Degree of soundness Other classes % Distinctly green % Heated % Total %
No. 1 Canada Reasonably well matured, sweet, good natural colour 0.5 1.5 0.10 1.5
No. 2 Canada Fairly well matured, sweet, reasonably good colour 2 1.5 0.20 3
No. 3 Canada May have the natural odour associated with low-quality seed not any odour that would indicate serious deterioration 5 3.5 0.5 5
No. 4 Canada May have the natural odour associated with low-quality seed not any odour that would indicate serious deterioration 10 3.5 1 10
Grade, if No. 4 specs not met   Over 10%—use all other grading criteria and grade as Domestic Mustard Seed (grade) Mixed Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Yellow Account Damaged Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Yellow Account Heated Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Yellow Account Damaged
Domestic Mustard Seed, Yellow, Canada (CAN) - 2
Grade name Conspicuous inseparable seeds
Distinctly detrimental Total %
Cow cockle % Sclerotinia % Wild mustard, canola/rapeseed % Other distinctly detrimental % Total distinctly detrimental %
No. 1 Canada 0.10 0.10 0.10 0.10 0.10 0.3
No. 2 Canada 0.20 0.20 0.20 0.20 0.20 0.5
No. 3 Canada 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.7
No. 4 Canada 1 1 1 1 1 3
Grade, if No. 4 specs not met Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Yellow Account Admixture
Domestic Mustard Seed, Yellow, Canada (CAN) - 3
Grade name Ergot % Excreta % Soft earth pellets % Stones %
No. 1 Canada 0.05 1 K 0.01 0.05
No. 2 Canada 0.05 1 K 0.20 0.05
No. 3 Canada 0.05 1 K 0.3 0.05
No. 4 Canada 0.05 0.005 1 0.1
Grade, if No. 4 specs not met Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Yellow Account Ergot Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Yellow Account Excreta Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Yellow Account Admixture 2.5% or less—Domestic Mustard Seed, Rejected (grade) Yellow Account Stones, or Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Canada Yellow Account Stones. Over 2.5%—Domestic Mustard Seed, Sample Salvage

K – Number of kernel-sized pieces in 500 g

Note:

The class, whether yellow, oriental, brown or mixed, is added to the grade name.