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
For Lentils, Canada Red:
New colour definition
New tolerances for copper and bleached seeds
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
For further information:
Chief Grain Inspector for Canada
Canadian Grain Commission