Sunflower-oilseed - WDRA
Commodity Code - 285
Commodity Name - Sunflower oilseed
Commodity Scientific Name - Helianthus annuus Linn
A-2, APSH-11 7-1A, APSH-11 7-1B, APSH-11 RHA-271R, BSH-1 CMS-234A, BSH-1 CMS-234B, BSH-1 RHA-274R, KBSH-1 6-D-1R, KBSH-1 CMS-234A, KBSH-1 CMS-234B, KBSH-1(A-LINE), KBSH-1(B-LINE), KBSH-1(R-LINE), KBSH-42 (A-LINE), KBSH-42 (B- LINE), KBSH-42 (R-LINE), KBSH-53 A line, KBSH-53 B line, KBSH-53 R line, LDMRSH-1 CMS-234A, LDMRSH-1 CMS-234B, LDMRSH-1 MRHA-2R, LDMRSH-3 207A, LDMRSH-3 207B, LDMRSH-3 MRHA-1R, PSFH-67 CMS-234A, PSFH-67 CMS-234B, PSFH-67 P-35-R, 3389, BSFH-007, DSSH-108, Kaveri-618, Kaveri-678, Kaveri Champa, RAVIKIRAN, Ravikiran, Ravikiran-1, SUNGOLD, BRSK 3, DSFH-3, others , RSFH-1887, MHABEEJ 504 (BHASKAR), EC-68415, EC-69874, PARA-DOVIK (EC-68414), BSH- 1, MODREN, RUMSUN RECORD, SURYA (PKV-SUF-72-37), CO-2, MSFH-1, MSFH-8, APSH-11, MSFH-10, MSFH-17, LDMRSH-1, LDMRSH-3, KBSH-1, PSFH-67, SS-56, GUJARAT SUNFLOWER-1, TNAU-SUF-7, JWALAMUKHI (PSCL-5015), PKVSF-9 (AKSF-9), PKVSH-27, TNAU SUF-10, PAC-1091, PAC-36, SUNGENO-85, DSH-1, LS-11, TCSH - 1 (CMS 234 A), TCSH - 1 (CMS 234 B), TCSH - 1 (RHA 272 R), TCSH-1, MLSFH-47 (AH-11-34), KBSH-44, KBSH-44 (17 B), KBSH-44 (CMS 17 A (F)), KBSH-44 (DRSF 108), SH-416, PSFH-118, DRSF-108, KBSH-41 (234 B), KBSH-41 (RHA 95-C-1 (M)), KBSH-41(CMS 234 A (F)), PROSUN-09 (PRO-009), HSFH-848, KBSH-41, KBSH-42, DRSH-1 (PCSH-243), DRSH-1(PCSH-243)(A), DRSH-1(PCSH-243)(B), DRSH-1(PCSH-243)(R), DRSF-113, LFS-8, TAS-82, CO (SFV)5, RSFH-1, LSFH-35, PAC 334, KBSH-53, PSH 569, RSFH-130, (Bhadra), RSFV-901 (Kanthi), CO 2, Olisun 3794 (PAC 3794), PKV Pink (aks 311), Sunflower COH 3, Lakshmipriya ISF-764, Pride ISF-1, SSF-12-40
|Grade Designation||Percent by weight (Maximum)|
|Foreign matter||Damaged seeds||Immature, shrivelled and dead seeds||Weevilled seeds||Moisture content|
Foreign matter: shall be stones, lumps of earth, straw, chaff, stems, any other edible or non-edible seeds of any other foreign material
Damaged seeds: shall be the seeds which are internally damaged or discoloured or broken, materially affecting the quality.
Immature, shrivelled and dead seeds: shall be the seeds not properly developed and/or shrunken. Dead seeds shall be those seeds which can easily be crushed, if crushed between two fingers.
Weevilled seeds: shall be those seeds which are wholly or partly bored or eaten by the weevils.
The sunflower seeds shall:
be obtained from the plant botanically known as Helianthus annuus Linn;
be well developed, mature, clean, dry, free from dirt, obnoxious smell, deleterious substances infestation and rodent contamination except to the extent provide under special characteristics;
be reasonable uniform in shape, size and colour ;
not show any visible sign of mould attack.
Sunflower shall be
Clean, wholesome, reasonably uniform in size, shape and colour characteristic to the variety .
Free from obnoxious smell and fungus infestation.
|i||Oil content (% by wt) Min||28.0||25.0||22.0|
|ii||Moisture(% by wt) Max||4.0||4.5||5.0|
|iii||Foreign matter(% by wt) Max||2.0||4.0||6.0|
|iv||Damaged seeds (% by wt) Max||4.0||5.0||6.0|
|i||Admixture||Not more than 2 percent by weight|
5 % or minimum one container shall be randomly selected for sampling
250 gm whichever is applicable shall be drawn from each selected container and shall be mixed homogenously, called as primary sample.
250 gm shall be drawn from primary sample called as Laboratory sample
Foreign matter includes husk, straws, weed seeds, other inedible grains, metallic pieces, sand, gravel, dirt, pebbles, stones, lumps of earth, clay, mud and animal filth etc.
Damaged seeds are sprouted or internally damaged as a result of heat, microbe, moisture or weather and mechanical injury.
Optional parameters are voluntary and may be analyzed as per buyer-seller agreement.
Total Shelf Life - 12 Months
Initial Validity of e NWR - 6 Months
Extension of e NWR Validity - 3 Months
Number of Extensions - 2*3 Months
Weight Tolerance - Loss or gain equivalent to 70% of the decrease or increase in the moisture content during storage