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Guide to the Evaluation of Candidate Seed Graders and Seed Import Conformity Assessors
Appendix D(1) Foreign Report of Seed Analysis

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The following is an example of a foreign report of seed analysis.

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Description of the Foreign Report of Seed Analysis

Report of Seed Analysis

Completed by a Registered Member of the Society of Commercial Seed Technologists

Sender's Information: [The information provided here is that of the sender and not of the laboratory.]
Kind: Carrot
Variety: Danvers 126
Genus/Species: Daucus carota
Lot Number: 532
Size of Lot: 100 lb
Other Information:

Name and Address:

Date Sample Received:
Date Testing Completed:
Test No.: 97-020

Purity Analysis
Purity Analysis:# Grams Analyzed 3 g
Pure Seed Component(s)Daucus carota 99.7%
Other Crop Seed0.0%
Inert Matter0.2%
Weed Seeds0.1%
Other Crop SeedNone
Weed Seeds:
Smartweed (Polygonum spp)
3 / 30 g
Weed Seeds:
Barnyard grass (Echinochloa Crus-galli)
2 / 30 g
Viability Analysis:
GerminationDormant SeedsHard SeedsTotal ViableNo. Seeds (Germ)Days TestedFluorescentNon-FluorescentTZ


All states (Except Hawaii) Noxious Weed Seeds 30 g analyzed

This sample has space to insert x or has not space to insert x been examined for the presence of noxious weed seeds.

None of the following found in 30 g:

  • Canadian Prohibited Noxious
  • Canadian Primary Noxious
  • Canadian Secondary Noxious

Other Determinations: space to insert Other Determinations
Test Code and Fees: space to insert Test Code and Fees
Rules Followed Other than AOSA: Canadian Methods and Procedures for Testing Seed

Signature: space to insert the signature
Registered Seed Technologist - Seal No. 051

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