Guide to the Evaluation of Candidate Seed Graders and Seed Import Conformity Assessors
Appendix D(5) Checklist for Assessment of Conformity with Minimum Standards

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The following is a checklist for use when assessing conformity with minimum standards.

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Description of the Checklist for Assessment of Conformity with Minimum Standards

Kind or Species: Canola
Unique Identifier: Lot 2-0513
Grade Table: VII
Grade Status: Common/Minimum Requirements

Conformity with Minimum Standards Checklist
ClassificationStandard Per 25 gNumber Found Per 25 gMeets Minimum Standards Yes/No/ N/ATable Note 6Remarks
Total Prohibited Noxious Weed Seeds00Yes
Total Primary Noxious Weed Seeds10Yes
Total Primary plus Secondary Noxious Weed Seeds30.3Yes
Total Weed Seeds - Number or Percent1516.8NoDoes not meet minimum standards
Total Other Crops - Number or Percent20Yes
Where applicable: 
a) Total Sweet Clover00N/A
b) Total Brassica spp. / Sinapis alba152Yes
Percent Germination9098Yes
Where Applicable:
Total Ergot – Number or PercentN/A
Total sclerotia - Number or Percent2/50 g0/50 gYes
Percent Pure SeedN/A
Percent Pure Living SeedN/A
True Loose SmutN/A
Other TestsN/A

Table Notes

Table note 6

N/A = not a grading factor

Return to table note 6 referrer

Lot meets minimum import requirements (Y/N) and why? No. Because of total number of weed seeds.

Name and signature of SICA who has determined whether the seed conforms to minimum import standards:

Name: John Smith
Signature:
SICA Number: 12345

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