What are the minimum weight and volumes required for tests? (If multiple tests are required, additional samples may be required.)

Full Grade
1,000 grams – 2 1/2 lbs

Protein / Moisture
800 grams – 2 lbs

Damage / Foreign Material
250 grams – 1/2 lb

Falling Number / GMO
250 grams – 1/2 lb

250 grams – 1/2 lb

Sunflower Oil
100 grams – 1/4 lb

1,000 grams – 2 1/2 lbs

Dark Roast
100 grams – 1/4 lb

100 grams – 1/4 lb

What grains / crops do you test?
Barley, Canola, Corn, Flax, Oats, Rye, Sorgrum, Soybeans, Sunflower, Wheat, Confection Sunflower, Mustard, Specialty Grains, processed commodities, edible beans, peas, lentils.

Do you perform other tests?
We also test for:
Mycotoxins (Vomitoxin, Aflatoxin, Fumonisin, Zearalnone), Biotech (GMO genetically modified organisms, GE genetically engineered), Falling Numbers, Protein, Oil, Starch, Germination, Dark Roast, Stick Tights, Sizing, Seeds per pound/ounce, Insect Damage, Grain Odors

In addition, we can also help with:

  • Calibration Test Samples
  • Training
  • Onsite Inspections

Are you hiring?
We are always looking for good people to join the Northern Plains Grain Inspection team. Click here to find out more.