Wheat: Primary grade determinants tables for Canada Eastern Amber Durum (CEAD) wheat

CEAD wheat - part 1 of 6
Grade name Standard of quality
Minimum test weight kg/hL (g/0.5 L) Variety Minimum hard vitreous kernels % Degree of soundness
number 1 CEAD 79 (387) Any variety of the class CEAD designated as such by order of the Commission 80 Reasonably well matured, reasonably free from damaged kernels
number 2 CEAD 77 (377) Any variety of the class CEAD designated as such by order of the Commission 60 Reasonably well matured, reasonably free from severely damaged kernels
number 3 CEAD 74 (362) Any variety of the class CEAD designated as such by order of the Commission 40 Fairly well matured, may be moderately weather-damaged or frost-damaged, reasonably free from severely damaged kernels
number 4 CEAD 65 (318) Any variety of amber durum wheat No minimum Reasonably sweet, excluded from higher grades on account of light weight or damaged kernels
Grade, if specs for No. 4 CEAD not met Wheat, Sample CW Account Light Weight      
CEAD wheat - part 2 of 6
Grade name Foreign material
Ergot % Excreta % Matter other than cereal grains % Sclerotinia % Stones % Total %
number 1 CEAD 0.02 0.01 0.2 0.02 0.03 0.5
number 2 CEAD 0.02 0.01 0.3 0.02 0.03 1.5
number 3 CEAD 0.04 0.01 0.5 0.04 0.03 2.0
number 4 CEAD 0.10 0.03 1.0 0.25 0.10 10.0
Grade, if specs for No. 4 CEAD not met Wheat, Sample CE Account Ergot Wheat, Sample CE Account Excreta Wheat, Sample CE Account Admixture Wheat, Sample CE Account Admixture 2.5% or less – Wheat, Sample CE Account Stones Over 2.5% – Wheat, Sample Salvage See Mixed grain
CEAD wheat - part 3 of 6
Grade name Wheats of other classes or varieties Artificial stain, no residue % Degermed % Fireburnt %
Other classes % Total %
number 1 CEAD 2 5 0.0 4 0.0
number 2 CEAD 4 10 0.1 7 0.0
number 3 CEAD 5 15 0.1 10 0.0
number 4 CEAD 49 No limit 2.0 No limit 2.0
Grade, if specs for No. 4 CEAD not met Wheat, Sample CE Account Admixture   Wheat, Sample CE Account Stained Kernels   Wheat, Sample CE Account Fireburnt
CEAD wheat - part 4 of 6
Grade name Fusarium damage % Grass green % Grasshopper, armyworm % Heated
Binburnt, severely mildewed, rotted, mouldy % Total %
number 1 CEAD 1.0 0.8 1 0.02 0.1
number 2 CEAD 1.0 2.0 3 0.04 0.3
number 3 CEAD 1.0 4.0 5 0.06 0.8
number 4 CEAD 5.0 No limit No limit 2.50 2.5
Grade, if specs for No. 4 CEAD not met Wheat, Sample CE Account Fusarium Damage     Wheat, Sample CE Account Heated Wheat, Sample CE Account Heated
CEAD wheat - part 5 of 6
Grade name Natural stain % Pink % Sawfly, midge % Shrunken and broken Footnote 1
Shrunken % Broken % Total %
number 1 CEAD 1 3 2 6 6 7
number 2 CEAD 2 6 8 10 10 10
number 3 CEAD 5 10 15 12 10 15
number 4 CEAD No limit No limit No limit No limit 50 No limit within broken tolerances
Grade, if specs for No. 4 CEAD not met         Sample Broken Grain  
CEAD wheat - part 6 of 6
Grade name Smudge and blackpoint Sprouted %
Smudge Total %
Penetrated smudge % Total %
number 1 CEAD 0.03 0.5 10 0.5
number 2 CEAD 0.50 1.0 15 2.0
number 3 CEAD 1.00 3.0 35 7.0
number 4 CEAD No limit No limit No limit No limit
Grade, if specs for No. 4 CEAD not met        
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