Canadian farmers reported seeding less land to canola and soybeans – crops that were both at record levels in 2017 – according to the results of Statistics Canada’s June Field Crop Survey on seeded areas.» Read more...
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It’s no surprise that weather impacts quality. A team of researchers from the University of Manitoba wanted to see if it’s possible to predict canola quality before harvest by looking at the weather and environmental conditions of the growing season. » Learn more
With high canola prices relative to other commodities, the temptation to run continuous canola is high. But does it really pay in the short term? A research study shows that net returns aren’t necessarily better, and that insect and disease pressures increase over time. » Learn more