Canola

Energy Policy Act of 2005

Energy Tax Incentives Act of 2005 On Aug. 8, President George Bush signed into law the Energy Policy Act of 2005, H.R. 6 (complete text online at http://thomas.loc.gov) as passed by the House and Senate. This is good news for agriculture and canola, which is an excellent feedstock for biodiesel production (see related article on...

GPCA – Working for the Canola Grower and the Canola Industry

With each additional year of experience, growers increase their understanding of the benefits of growing canola in the Great Plains. Profitability is the name of the game.

Heart Healthy Canola

Canola is one the heathiest oils on the market: 1. Canola oil is the lowest in saturated fat of any commonly consumed vegetable oil. It has half the saturated fat of olive oil and almost as much monounsaturated fat. Nutrition research shows that the unsaturated fat in canola oil may be beneficial in reducing the...

Drill Calibration for Canola Planting Workshop

Join us as industry experts demonstrate how to calibrate your box drill, row crop planter or air seeder for a successful planting season. This will include power point presentations and hands on demonstrations. RSVP’s are not required but appreciated to the Harper County Extension office by email jlcarr@ksu.edu or 620-842-5445 (office), 316-323-7330 (Jenni’s cell)  ...