Source: CanolaWatch news release Compare leading varieties based on days to maturity, lodging, height and yield with the Canola Performance Trials (CPT) online database at canolaperformancetrials.ca. Results from 2019 trials are now loaded into the system. These are based on...
Provincial crop analyst Neil Blue looks at the factors that can affect commodity prices. “The main price determining factors for most commodities are supply and demand, and that is true for canola prices,” explains Blue. “Factors affecting the availability of crop...
Many Canadians might not have heard of Phil Thomas. But if you've ever cooked with canola oil, it might have been thanks to him. To farmers across the country and around the world, the death of 'Mr. Canola' - the man...
Nufarm Americas, Inc. announced Cheetah Herbicide has received regulatory approval of amended label language. The updated label offers directions for the post-emergence application of Cheetah for weed control across several crops that contain glufosinate-resistant genetic traits, including soybeans, cotton,...
Construction of Merit Functional Foods' 94,000-square foot production facility is well underway; Merit's facility will produce the world's highest purity and highest quality pea and canola protein. Several major project milestones have been completed or are in progress: the facility's...
The cost of canola seed has increased significantly over the past few years. ‘Based on the average yearly price, a farmer seeding canola at 5 pounds per acre will incur a per acre seed cost of $63 to $71 depending...
“Canola prices have risen dramatically during the last year to all-time highs, with new crop November 2022 canola futures currently trading near $960/tonne,” says Neil Blue, provincial crops market analyst with Alberta Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Economic Development. “Continuing...
The Canola Council of Canada (CCC) has released an updated Canola Innovation Strategy, outlining an aligned value chain vision, from farm to customer, for near-term innovations needed to do even more for our economy and our environment. The strategy...
Source: Canola Council news release At the Canola Council of Canada's (CCC) Annual General Meeting earlier today, president Jim Everson presented the 2019 annual report: Partnership with Purpose. Everson reviewed the most pressing issues the canola industry faced in 2019...
Even if 2021 canola production is adjusted somewhat higher, canola carryover will be extremely small. “Producers with any unpriced canola have been pleased and amazed by the continued price increases to record highs,” says Neil Blue, provincial crops market analyst...
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