Quality of Canadian non-food grade soybeans 2013

Introduction

This harvest survey report is based on 318 non-food grade samples submitted to the Grain Research Laboratory. The number of samples is slightly more than the 298 samples submitted last year. The 2013 survey included 68 samples from Manitoba, 15 from Saskatchewan, 220 from Ontario, 11 from Quebec, 1 from New Brunswick, and 4 from Prince Edward Island.  Of the samples submitted, 20% were graded as Soybean, No. 1 Canada; 78% were graded as Soybean No. 2 Canada; and 2% were graded as Soybean, No. 3 Canada.