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At Osterbur and Associates we buy a variety of specialty grains. Almost exclusively, we deal with the growing of Non-GMO hybrids. On an annual basis we will have a Non-GMO Yellow, Non-GMO White, and Non-GMO Yellow Waxy program. In addition to these programs we have handled High Amylose and Food Grade corn as well. Demand for Amylose and Food Grade vary from year to year.
Non-GMO Yellow Corn
Non-GMO Yellow Waxy Corn
Non-GMO Mixed Hard Endo Corn
Non-GMO Single Variety Hard Endo Corn
Traited and Non-GMO White Dent Corn
Non-GMO High Amylose Corn
The majority of our contracts and programs at Osterbur and Associates are for No. 2 grade or better Non-GMO products. In general, #2 Non-GMO corn products will meet the following standards:
less than 14.5% moisture (except for Non-GMO Yellow which can be dried down to 15%)
less than 5% damaged kernels
less than 3% foriegn material
less than 10 parts per billion aflatoxin
less than 2% GMO
Purity standards for Non-GMO Waxy is 97% waxy kernels and Non-GMO White must be 99% white corn kernels. For more information regarding specs or quality standards, feel free to contact Osterbur and Associates.