Preliminary quality data of western Canadian canola 2019

Summary Statistics by Grade by Province:

Table information:

  • Results are unlikely to represent samples harvested within two weeks of the date of this report.
  • The "Number of Samples" figures may not reflect actual production distributions across grades.
  • Samples were supplied by producers and grain companies.

As of December 13, 2019

Table 1 2019-2020 Harvest of Canada Napus Canadian Canola
Province NI Chlorophyll mg/kg
Number
of Samples
Mean Std Dev Min Max
Canola, No. 1 Canada
Quebec 23 4.6 1.8 2.3 9.5
Ontario 62 4.0 2.2 1.0 11.5
Eastern Canada 85 4.2 2.1 1.0 11.5
Manitoba 454 6.5 3.3 2.5 29.3
Saskatchewan 828 10.9 6.9 1.7 45.1
Alberta and B.C. 649 14.4 9.5 3.1 61.8
Western Canada 1931 11.0 7.8 1.7 61.8
Canola, No. 2 Canada
Quebec 3 10.2 9.1 4.0 20.6
Ontario 6 5.7 3.3 2.1 10.1
Eastern Canada 9 7.2 5.7 2.1 20.6
Manitoba 13 11.9 7.8 4.0 32.6
Saskatchewan 60 34.2 23.1 4.6 90.8
Alberta and B.C. 114 43.1 17.4 4.6 87.1
Western Canada 187 38.1 20.6 4.0 90.8
Canola, No. 3 Canada
Ontario 1 3.0 - 3.0 3.0
Eastern Canada 1 3.0 - 3.0 3.0
Saskatchewan 31 64.5 44.1 3.5 164.5
Alberta and B.C. 75 77.7 24.4 7.2 137.7
Western Canada 106 73.8 31.8 3.5 164.5
Sample Canada
Quebec 1 8.0 - 8.0 8.0
Ontario 1 6.0 - 6.0 6.0
Eastern Canada 2 7.0 1.4 6.0 8.0
Saskatchewan 22 29.6 42.3 4.0 156.8
Alberta and B.C. 17 77.0 57.5 4.7 204.1
Western Canada 39 50.2 54.3 4.0 204.1
All grades
Quebec 27 5.4 3.5 2.3 20.6
Ontario 70 4.2 2.3 1.0 11.5
Eastern Canada 97 4.5 2.7 1.0 20.6
Manitoba 468 6.7 3.6 2.5 32.6
Saskatchewan 941 14.5 17.3 1.7 164.5
Alberta and B.C. 855 25.0 25.5 3.1 204.1
Western Canada 2264 16.9 20.5 1.7 204.1
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