Canadian Grain Commission announces grading changes to eastern grains for 2012-13
WINNIPEG, June 29, 2012 /CNW/ – The Canadian Grain Commission announces
the introduction of new food class of Barley, Canada Western/Canada
Eastern that will come into effect on July 1, 2012.
At the same time, the hulless class for Barley, Canada Western/Canada
Eastern will be removed. Hulless and covered grades will be included
for all classes of barley: food, malting and general purpose.
Other grading changes that take effect July 1, 2012, include:
-- Revised Cleaning for Grade Improvement procedure for Barley, Canada Western/Canada Eastern -- For Lentils, Canada Red: o New colour definition o New tolerances for copper and bleached seeds o New wrinkled seed tolerances -- Revised heated tolerances in Canada Eastern Feed Wheat
Please see the Canadian Grain Commission’s Official Grain Grading Guide
as of July 1, 2012, available at www.grainscanada.gc.ca.
SOURCE Canadian Grain Commission