Fields of Home

On a hot summer’s day, Chase “Superman” Duffy is taking lunch to his grandfather who is scouting his Alberta canola farm when, dehydrated, he over exerts—and blacks out.

Amelia Xerces Duffy

During a trip to the local bug museum, Chase, his sister, Amelia, and their friend, Sophie, are sucked through a mysterious portal and dumped into a “forest” filled with insects of unusual size.

Biotech

Explore topics such as: how farmers are protecting the environment; biotech crops feeding the world; and why would canola farmers choose to grow GMO seeds.

Cooking with Canola

The CanolaInfo Cooks! video series follows fictional culinary student Dean as he uncovers the secret to great, versatile cooking - canola oil.

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Canola is fun!

Check out Learn Canola’s resources! There are lots of available options from grades K to 12, Parent Resources, Fun Activities, Chase Duffy illustrated books and Chase en Francais.

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Expand your Canola Knowledge

Interesting and important information on Canola, Canola Farming, Canola Oil and related subjects, presented in a mix of video of text formats.

From Our Blog

What I Love for April…

It’s Aggie Days time – both Calgary and Lethbridge! Imagine thousands of students, teachers and parents who converge in one place to learn about where their food comes from. And each year, it is our pleasure to share with them, facts such as these: Canola is the only truly Canadian crop Each canola seed has about 45% oil What remains after the oil is removed is called meal, and when fed to dairy cattle, the cows will produce up to 1L more of milk per cow per day 2015 is the International…

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Day3 with Team @AlbertaCanola meeting teachers at the CTS conference on a snowy Saturday morning. https://t.co/w9ljLB4WE9
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RT @4AgForLife: Agriculture is critical to every aspect of life, whether you are a city-dweller, a canola-grower, rancher, or tend to a bac…
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RT @CanolaEatWell: We always love see what Registered Dietitian, Carol Harrison @GreatMealIdeas is cooking up in her kitchen. She shared a…
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RT @oneilcarlier: Guess who is leading export growth in Alberta? Agriculture is! Alberta's farmers and ranchers produce world class agricu…
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The @AlbertaCanola PYP at Nampa is in full swing. Brian Voth reports on market outlook to this well-attended meetin… https://t.co/BD4auiRS0a
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And we’re off.....Agronomist Greg Sekulic @SekulicCCC opens the @AlbertaCanola PYP meeting in Grimshaw. https://t.co/CjmzwgvYVz
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Team @AlbertaCanola is at Day #3 of Farmfair talking to students & consumers about local & healthy #canolaoil https://t.co/0Aa5wVvNxA
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A bottle of @AlbertaCanola is heading to the UK tomorrow with Tim @thelostbeaver Thank you Tim for stopping by the… https://t.co/eT3jNz6Nzc
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Team @AlbertaCanola is ready for it’s second day at #FarmFair After all, #canolameal is excellent animal feed. We c… https://t.co/T8Qvekq1QU
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Students Read: #DYK that there are 16 (+7 French translations) books in the @SupermanDuffy series of educational gr… https://t.co/dax8pDXrE4
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Cross Curricular Learning: 'tis the season for Christmas stories & art! @2Learn_ca's Christmas page has seasonal Ma… https://t.co/vyn83kW5tK
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Students Research: As @SupermanDuffy gears up for a weekend of traditional holiday activities, he takes a look at t… https://t.co/PEU9yrK6r7