Search Legislation

The Cereal Seed (Wales) Regulations 2005

 Help about what version

What Version

  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

12.—(1) The seed shall conform to the following standards or other conditions as regards the content of seeds of other plant species—

Species and CategoryLevel (where applicable)Maximum content by number of seeds of other plants species in a sample of the weight specified in column 6 of the table in Schedule 7
All other plant species (including seeds of the species specified in columns 4 to 8)Other cereal speciesAll plant species other than cerealsWild oats or darnelWild radish or corn cockle (except in HVS level seed)Wild radish, corn cockle, sterile brome or couch in HVS level seed
Basic seed of components of hybrid varieties of barley, durum wheat, oats, spelt wheat and wheat.41(1)30(2)1Not applicable
Basic seed of barley, durum wheat, oats, spelt wheat and wheat other than components of hybrid varieties

HVS

Minimum

1

4

0

1(1)

1

3

0

0(2)

Not applicable

1

0(3)

Not applicable

CS seed of hybrids of barley, durum wheat, oats, spelt wheat and wheat10770(2)1Not applicable
CS seed of barley, durum wheat, oats, spelt wheat and wheat

HVS

Minimum

2

10

1

7

1

7

0

0(2)

Not applicable

3

1

Not applicable

C2 seed of barley, durum wheat, oats, spelt wheat and wheat

HVS

Minimum

4

10

3

7

2

7

0

0(2)

Not applicable

3

1

Not applicable

Basic seed of rye41(1)30(2)3Not applicable
CS seed of rye10770(2)1Not applicable
Basic seed of triticale41(1)30(2)1Not applicable
CS seed of hybrids and self- pollinating triticale and C1 and C2 seed of triticale10770(2)3Not applicable
Basic and CS seed of maize0Not applicableNot applicableNot applicableNot applicableNot applicable

(2) In the table set out in paragraph (1)—

“corn cockle” means plants of the species Agrostemma githago;

“couch” means plants of the species Agropyron repens;

“darnel” means plants of the species Lolium temulentum;

“sterile brome” means plants of the species Bromus sterilis; and

“wild radish” means plants of the species Raphanus raphanistrum.

(1)

As regards seeds of other cereal species, a second seed shall not be regarded as an impurity if a second sample of the same weight is free from any seeds of other cereal species.

(2)

The presence of one seed of wild oats or darnel in a sample of the prescribed weight shallnot be regarded as an impurity where a second sample of the same weight is free from any seed of either of these species.

(3)

In basic seed, the nil standard shall apply only in respect of wild radish and corn cockle.

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

You have chosen to open The Whole Instrument

The Whole Instrument you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download. You may also experience some issues with your browser, such as an alert box that a script is taking a long time to run.

Would you like to continue?

You have chosen to open The Whole Instrument as a PDF

The Whole Instrument you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download.

Would you like to continue?

You have chosen to open the Whole Instrument

The Whole Instrument you have selected contains over 200 provisions and might take some time to download. You may also experience some issues with your browser, such as an alert box that a script is taking a long time to run.

Would you like to continue?

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made): The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as made version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources