Average soybean composition
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|Characteristic||Oil, feed and meal soybeans||Soy milk/tofu soybeans||
Source: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Cultivating Concepts, 2001.
|Seed size||16 g to 19 g/100 seeds||>20 g/100 seeds|
|Colour||Beige with dark hilum||Very light with clear hilum|
|Oil content||18% to 21%||17% to 19%|
|Protein content||36% to 40%||44% to 47%|
|Soluble sugar content||10% to 11%||11% to 13%|
|Insoluble sugar content||21% to 25%||21% to 25%|
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