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Montana State Grain Lab Grading Standards

 

Federal Standards

 

The standards for commodities graded under US Grain Standards Act (USGSA) are found on the FGIS web site U. S. Standards for GrainExternal Link.

 

These commodities include:

  • Wheat
  • Barley
  • Oats
  • Rye
  • Triticale
  • Canola
  • Flaxseed
  • Soybeans
  • Sunflowers
  • Mixed Grain

 

The standards for commodities graded under Agricultural Marketing Act (AMA) are found on the FGIS web site.

 

Pea and Lentil Handbook -  External Link

U. S. Standards for Peas and Lentils -  External link

  • Peas - yellow, green, miscellaneous and split
  • Lentils - green, red and others

 

Bean Handbook. External Link

U. S. Standards for Beans - External Link

  • Navy Beans
  • Pinto Beans
  • Others

 

Montana Standards

 

Several commodities are graded using Montana Standards. These grading standards are available as individual files listed below.

  • Mustard - yellow, brown and oriental  - pdf
  • Safflower - pdf
  • Rapeseed - pdf
  • Cultivated Buckwheat - pdf
  • Camelina - pdf
  • Hulless waxy barley, including purple and black types - pdf
  • Spelt - pdf
  • Khorasan - pdf
  • Crambe - pdf
  • Barley Germination  - pdf
  • Not Standardized Grain, Commodity or Processed Commodity - pdf

 

 
 

Published: Mon Apr 16 11:26:00 MDT 2012.
Last Modified: Wed Aug 06 16:10:11 MDT 2014