2011 QUALITY SCOOP UPDATEHard Red Winter Wheat Thursday, September 8, 2011
2011 INDUSTRY SAMPLES The following slides contain data from composited samples received at flour mills Each composite is comprised of five individual truckloads While the Quality Scoop composites provide a good overall picture of wheat quality, the industry composites will give a more accurate representation of what is being delivered to mills The quality data from the Industry composites suggest that there are pockets of HRW in Ontario that are of low quality The samples in bold would typically be considered below the flour quality standards (very weak gluten strength) for the HRW class
2011 ONTARIO QUALITY SCOOPHard Red Winter Wheat
2011 ONTARIO QUALITY SCOOPCanada Eastern Hard Red Winter Wheat The variability in the wheat protein of the individual samples received can be seen in the scatter plot on the next slide Note: The variability appears to be much greater in the Southwest Samples
2011 ONTARIO QUALITY SCOOPHard Red Winter Wheat Protein SOUTHWEST MEAN 10.5% Each plotted point represents the wheat protein of an individual HRW sample.
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