Chickpeas – Chapter 22 | Official Grain Grading Guide

Primary and export grade determinants tables

Chickpeas, Canada Western Kabuli
Grade name Standard of quality Damage % Mechanical damage including splits % Green % Foreign material
Colour Ergot % Excreta % Insect parts % Total %
No. 1 CW Good, natural colour 0.5 1 0.5 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.10
No. 2 CW Fair 1 2 1.0 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.2
No. 3 CW Poor 2 3 2 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.2
Grade, if No. 3 specs not met Chickpeas, Sample CW Kabuli Account Colour Chickpeas, Sample CW Kabuli Account Damaged Chickpeas, Sample CW Kabuli Account Mechanical Damage including Splits Chickpeas, Sample CW Kabuli Account Green Chickpeas, Sample CW Kabuli Account Ergot Chickpeas, Sample CW Kabuli Account Excreta Chickpeas, Sample CW Kabuli Account Foreign Material Chickpeas, Sample CW Kabuli Account Foreign Material
Chickpeas, Canada Western Desi
Grade name Damage % Mechanical damage including splits % Green % Foreign material
Ergot % Excreta % Insect parts % Total %
No. 1 CW 1 2 1.0 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.10
No. 2 CW 2 3.5 2.0 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.2
No. 3 CW 3 5 3 0.05 0.01 0.02 0.2
Grade, if No. 3 specs not met Chickpeas, Sample CW Desi Account Damaged Chickpeas, Sample CW Desi Account Mechanical Damage including Splits Chickpeas, Sample CW Desi Account Green Chickpeas, Sample CW Desi Account Ergot Chickpeas, Sample CW Desi Account Excreta Chickpeas, Sample CW Desi Account Foreign Material Chickpeas, Sample CW Desi Account Foreign Material