International Agri-Commodities Trading House
Faba Beans (CSP 18)

AUSTRALIA

CSP- 4.2.3 FABA BEANS - NO.1 GRADE MINIMUM EXPORT STANDARD MACHINE DRESSED (Formerly CSP - 18)

Parameter

Requirements

Comments/ Variation

Physical Characteristics

The Faba Beans shall be sound, dry and fresh and light to medium brown or pale green in colour.

Purity

99% min. by weight

Whole Faba Beans, defective Faba Beans and seed coats.

Moisture

14% max

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Defective Seeds

Container: 6% max by weight

Bulk ship: 10% max by weight

Includes poor colour

Faba Beans not of the specified variety. Faba Bean cotyledons seed that are broken, heat damaged, hail damaged, insect damaged, shriveled , split, chipped, Sprouted and/or affected by mould (field or storage).

Includes pods that contain Faba Beans, whether broken or unbroken and loose seed coat.

Screen Size

3.75 mm slotted

Faba Bean seed material defective if passes through this screen.

Poor Colour

3% max

Faba Beans with excessive discolouration of the seed coat as per the Pulse Australia Faba Bean Photographic Charts. Includes Ascochyta lesions.

Foreign Material

1% max by weight

Includes unmillable material and all vegetable matter other than Faba Bean seed material. This includes stalks and plant material that may be connected to the plant.

Unmillable Material

0.1% max by weight

Includes soil, stones, metals and non-vegetable matter.

Field Insects

One (1) max

Dead per 200 sample

Objectionable material

Nil Tolerance

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