Collwest Grain Ltd. Grading Parameters and Discounts

Wheat

Grading according to Canadian Grain Commission Standards
No discount for #2 wheat
Grade 3 - $10.00 / mt discount
Feed Grade - discount according to feed wheat prices  

 

Wheat Parameters
Max moisture before shrink & drying - 14%

                        Grade #2                 Grade#3
               Test Wt.  % Sprouts  Test Wt.  % Sprouts
SWW         74kg/hl       2.5%      69kg/hl       8.0%
SRW          74kg/hl       2.5%      69kg/hl       8.0%
HRW          74kg/hl       2.5%      69kg/hl       8.0%
HRS           74kg/hl       2.5%      69kg/hl       8.0%

Protein Premiums
HRW
10.9% and under  nill   
11.0% to 11.9%  $8/t  
12.0% and over $15/t 

HRS
Premium included in price, must be over 12.5% 
12.0 to 12.4% ... $8.00/t discount
under 12.0 ........ $18.00/t discount


SOYBEANS

Grading according to Canadian Grain Commission Standards
No discount for #2 yellow soybean
Grade 3 - $2.00 / mt discount
Grade 4 - $5.00 / mt discount
Grade 5 - $10.00 / mt discount
Sample Grade - negotiable (depends on reason for downgrade)

Green/Damaged Discount Table:
15.1 - 20% - $18.00 / mt
20.1 - 25% - $23.00 / mt
25.1 - 30% - $30.00 / mt


Bean Parameters
Max Moisture before shrink applied - 13%
Max Heated - 0.5%
Max FM - 2% other grains (ie. corn, wheat, etc)


CORN 

Grading according to Canadian Grain Commission Standards
No discount for #2 C.E. Corn
Grade 3 - $2.00 / mt discount
Grade 4 - $5.00 / mt discount
Grade 5 - $10.00 / mt discount
Sample Grade

Corn Parameters
Max Moisture before shrink & drying 15.5% 

     Grade #1              Grade #2              Grade #3              Grade #4               
Test Wt. Crack %  Test Wt. Crack %  Test Wt. Crack % Test Wt. Crack %   
 68kg/hl    2.0%     66kg/hl     3.0%     64kg/hl    5.0%    62kg/hl     7.0%     


CANOLA

Grading according to Canadian Grain Commission Standards
No discount for #1 canola seed.

Canola Parameters:
Max moisture - 10%
Max heated - 0.5% 
Max Green Seeds - 2%