Beans - Chapter 19 | Official Grain Grading Guide

Primary and export grade determinants tables

Pea Beans, Canada (CAN) - 1
Grade name Standard of quality Other classes that blend %
Extra No. 1 Canada Uniform size, good natural colour 1
Canada No. 1 Select Fairly good colour 1
No. 1 Canada Reasonably good colour 1
No. 2 Canada Fairly good colour 5
No. 3 Canada Fairly good colour 5
No. 4 Canada Off-colour 5
Grade, if No. 4 specs not met   Pea Beans, Sample Canada Account Other Classes That Blend
Pea Beans, Canada (CAN) - 2
Grade name Foreign material
Ergot % Excreta % Insect parts % Sclerotinia % Stones, shale or similar material % Total %
Extra No. 1 Canada 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.01 0.05
Canada No. 1 Select 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.01 0.05
No. 1 Canada 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.05 0.10
No. 2 Canada 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.10 0.20
No. 3 Canada 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.20 0.5
No. 4 Canada 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.20 0.5
Grade, if No. 4 specs not met Pea Beans, Sample Canada Account Ergot Pea Beans, Sample Canada Account Excreta Pea Beans, Sample Canada Account Admixture Pea Beans, Sample Canada Account Admixture 2.5% or less—Pea Beans, Rejected (grade) Account Stones, or Pea Beans, Sample Canada Account Stones Over 2.5%—Pea Beans, Sample Salvage Pea Beans, Sample Canada Account Admixture
Pea Beans, Canada (CAN) - 3
Grade name Contrasting classes % Heated, rotted, mouldy % Total damage, foreign material, and contrasting classes % Total damage, including splits, foreign material and contrasting classes %
Extra No. 1 Canada 0.1 Nil 1.0 1.0
Canada No. 1 Select 0.1 0.20 1.5 2.0
No. 1 Canada 0.1 0.10 1.5 2.0
No. 2 Canada 1 0.20 3 4
No. 3 Canada 1 0.3 5 6
No. 4 Canada 1 1.0 8.5 10
Grade, if No. 4 specs not met Pea Beans, Sample Canada Account Contrasting Classes Pea Beans, Sample Canada Account Heated or Account Mouldy Kernels Pea Beans, Sample Canada Account (reason) Pea Beans, Sample Canada, Account (reason)
Beans, Canada Cranberry, Blackeye or Yelloweye (CAN)- 1
Grade name Standard of quality Other classes that blend %
Extra No. 1 Canada Uniform size, good natural colour 1
No. 1 Canada Reasonably good colour 3
No. 1 Canada Select Fairly good colour 3
No. 2 Canada Fairly good colour 5
No. 3 Canada Fairly good colour 10
No. 4 Canada Off-colour 15
Grade, if No. 4 specs not met   Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account Other Classes That Blend
Beans, Canada Cranberry, Blackeye or Yelloweye (CAN)- 2
Grade name Foreign material
Ergot % Excreta % Insect parts % Sclerotinia % Stones, shale or similar material % Total %
Extra No. 1 Canada 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 Nil 0.05
No. 1 Canada 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.05 0.10
No. 1 Canada Select 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.05 0.10
No. 2 Canada 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.10 0.20
No. 3 Canada 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.20 0.5
No. 4 Canada 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.50 1.0
Grade, if No. 4 specs not met Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account Ergot Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account Excreta Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account Admixture Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account Admixture 2.5% or less—Beans, Rejected (grade) (class) Account Stones, or Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account Stones Over 2.5%—Beans, Sample Salvage Beans, Sample Canada Account Admixture
Beans, Canada Cranberry, Blackeye or Yelloweye (CAN)- 2
Grade name Contrasting classes % Heated, rotted, mouldy % Total damage, foreign material, and contrasting classes % Total damage, including splits, foreign material and contrasting classes %
Extra No. 1 Canada 1.0 Nil 1.0 1.0
No. 1 Canada 1.5 0.10 1.5 3.5
No. 1 Canada Select 1.5 0.10 1.5 3.5
No. 2 Canada 3 0.20 3 5.5
No. 3 Canada 5 0.3 5 7.5
No. 4 Canada 8.5 1.0 8.5 10
Grade, if No. 4 specs not met Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account Contrasting Classes Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account Heated or Account Mouldy Kernels Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account (reason) Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account (reason)

Note:

The class name is added to the grade name.

Beans, Canada, other than Cranberry, Blackeye, Yelloweye or Pea Beans (CAN) - 1
Grade name Standard of quality Other classes that blend %
Extra No. 1 Canada Uniform size, good natural colour 1
No. 1 Canada Reasonably good colour 3
No. 1 Canada Select Fairly good colour 3
No. 2 Canada Fairly good colour 5
No. 3 Canada Fairly good colour 10
No. 4 Canada Off-colour 15
Grade, if No. 4 specs not met   Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account Other Classes That Blend
Beans, Canada, other than Cranberry, Blackeye, Yelloweye or Pea Beans (CAN) - 2
Grade name Foreign material
Ergot % Excreta % Insect parts % Sclerotinia % Stones, shale or similar material % Total %
Extra No. 1 Canada 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 Nil 0.05
No. 1 Canada 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.05 0.10
No. 1 Canada Select 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.05 0.10
No. 2 Canada 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.10 0.20
No. 3 Canada 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.20 0.5
No. 4 Canada 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.05 0.50 1.0
Grade, if No. 4 specs not met Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account Ergot Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account Excreta Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account Admixture Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account Admixture 2.5% or less—Beans, Rejected (grade) (class) Account Stones, or Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account Stones Over 2.5%—Beans, Sample Salvage Beans, Sample Canada Account Admixture
Beans, Canada, other than Cranberry, Blackeye, Yelloweye or Pea Beans (CAN) - 3
Grade name Contrasting classes % Heated, rotted, mouldy % Total damage, foreign material, and contrasting classes % Total damage, including splits, foreign material and contrasting classes %
Extra No. 1 Canada 1.0 Nil 1.0 1.0
No. 1 Canada 1.5 0.10 1.5 2.0
No. 1 Canada Select 1.5 0.10 1.5 2.0
No. 2 Canada 3 0.20 3 4
No. 3 Canada 5 0.3 5 6
No. 4 Canada 8.5 1.0 8.5 10
No. 4 Canada Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account Contrasting Classes Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account Heated or Account Mouldy Kernels Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account (reason) Beans, Sample Canada (class) Account (reason)

Note:

The class name is added to the grade name.