Canadian Canola Oil Fits with New Chinese Dietary Guideline

June 1, 2016 – Canola oil can help Chinese consumers meet the new dietary guidelines released by the Chinese Nutrition Society 13 May 2016, said Lawrence MacAulay, Canada’s Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, at an event today celebrating a new Sino-Canadian partnership. Canola is the number two imported oilseed and number three imported cooking oil

Quinclorac: What you need to know for 2016

During the 2015 growing season, some Manitoba canola producers used a product containing the active ingredient quinclorac in order to control cleavers. Quinclorac, while registered for use on canola in Canada, does not have maximum residue levels (MRLs) established in several key export markets. Leading into the 2016 growing season, Manitoba Canola Growers Association (MCGA)



What is the Canola Learning Centre? The Canola Learning Centre (CLC) is a free farm tour and learning experience aimed at educating urban students and their educators about canola and other Manitoba crops in a real farm setting using fun, entertaining, hands-on activities. The CLC is a teaching centre located at Kelburn Farm approximately 10

Biosecurity Workshop

Manitoba Canola Grower members are eligible for the following rebate to help achieve improved on-farm biosecurity through the Biosecurity workshop. Funding outside “grid sampling”. After completing the calculator, you will receive a print out on biosecurity risks on your farm as well as information on how to address any risks. With the print out and

Investment Tax Credits Available to Manitoba Canola Growers

WINNIPEG, MB, March 10, 2016 – Canola farmers in Manitoba who are members of the Manitoba Canola Growers Association (MCGA) qualify for a tax credit for the 2015 tax year. The Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) tax credit allows canola farmers to claim the tax credit for that portion of the check off paid