WINNIPEG, June 22, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Grain Commission reminds
grain producers and industry stakeholders about the cancellation of
registration for some grain varieties effective August 1, 2013.
Registration for Garnet, a wheat variety belonging to the Canada Western
Red Spring (CWRS) class will be cancelled. Effective August 1, 2013,
this variety will only be eligible for the grade Wheat, Canada Western
Registration for the following flaxseed varieties will be cancelled:
Effective August 1, 2013, these varieties will only be eligible for the
grade Flaxseed, 3 Canada Western/Canada Eastern.
To find out if your grain varieties are eligible for the highest grades,
you can check the variety designation lists on the Canadian Grain
Commission's web site: www.grainscanada.gc.ca.
The Canadian Grain Commission is the federal agency responsible for
establishing and maintaining Canada's grain quality standards. Its
programs result in shipments of grain that consistently meet contract
specifications for quality, safety and quantity. The Canadian Grain
Commission regulates the grain industry to protect producers' rights
and ensure the integrity of grain transactions.
SOURCE Canadian Grain Commission
For further information:
Chief Grain Inspector of Canada
Canadian Grain Commission