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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    Fields of Home
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    Amelia Xerces Duffy
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    Biotech
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    Cooking with Canola

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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FEB 15, 2018

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RT @AlbertaCanola: Alberta Canola Year in review. Full 8 min version and annual report at: https://t.co/CnCjMccVub https://t.co/8iEGsRLFvG
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A small donation to cover the cost of canola oil allows BC foods students to learn about a great locally produced p… https://t.co/fXTUoAUVTX
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RT @SupermanDuffy: Argh! It's #TalkLikeAPirateDay! Celebrate with a class read of the @SupermanDuffy educational graphic novel SHIVER ME TI…
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RT @CanolaInfo: Black-eyed Peas with Mustard Greens is a great dish for #meatlessmonday. Canola oil lets the other flavors shine through. #…
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RT @SupermanDuffy: Students Read: What is a farmer's social responsibility? The answer in the 15th @SupermanDuffy educational graphic novel…
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RT @CanolaEatWell: Summer crafts for kids ~ Bring all the excitement and thrill from outdoor fireworks inside with this science based craft…
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Great day spent talking about the benefits of canola at open farm days. https://t.co/qNSTBTVRP9
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RT @CanolaInfo: #DYK that canola is a crop that's grown in Canada, the United States, Australia and Europe? #canolafact https://t.co/jqoCbj
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RT @SupermanDuffy: Students Read: During a turbulent plane ride, @SupermanDuffy meets Lucky, a tiny leprechaun with a BIG problem—changing…
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RT @SupermanDuffy: Students Read: @SupermanDuffy likes to go fast! So when his grandfather takes him to see the world’s first and only cano…
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RT @SupermanDuffy: Is it just @SupermanDuffy, or do the mosquitoes seem bigger this year? See how he's training for track and field season—…
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RT @ABcanolaReg5: Here is the info for my 4th Annual Canola Crop Walk on Wed, Aug7 near Westlock. More info here. https://t.co/xApv63tqAO
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RT @BrianABCereals: Memories of Stampede. I stopped by the @learncanola booth almost every day with a question but I could not stump them,…
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RT @AlbertaCanola: As #CalgaryStampede2019 winds down… a huge thank you to the farmers and volunteers that helped share the story of #Canad
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RT @farminginpearls: @learncanola we are ready to share our #CanadianCanola story. Come visit us at the @AlbertaCanola booth. #CalgaryStamp
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RT @ian_chitwood: Had a blast at the Stampede today, talking with consumers about canola #agriculture, #CalgaryStampede2019 https://t.co/Gv
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Thank you @calgarystampede for these educational posters. #Canola & #Milk https://t.co/OCeY84j14P
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@AliStadnyk sharing some canola information at the Draft Horse Town. #CanadianCanola @calgarystampede https://t.co/SGd831Bzd9
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RT @farminginpearls: I hold this crop close to my heart! I 💛 canola! #canadiancanola @learncanola https://t.co/KLD9CBDLdR

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Students Sitting Around Too Much? Try Chat Stations. (via @cultofpedagogy) https://t.co/6ZYAw8Z1z9 #edchat #educhat https://t.co/3fz3nlcBTe
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INCLUSIVE CLASSROOMS: What Teachers Need to Know to Help Left-Handed Students Succeed https://t.co/eHwpZ8LdIXhttps://t.co/ptQHjgzaqu
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FRESH IDEAS: 16 Card Games That Will Turn Your Students Into Math Aces https://t.co/AAkSKoWSaY #math #edchathttps://t.co/MZf1RmCcb2
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INCLUSIVE CLASSROOMS: What Teachers Need to Know About Dyscalculia https://t.co/AkyQ46ZTpF #edchat #educhat https://t.co/dmN1AVIcoA
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FRESH IDEAS: Music ed isn’t a luxury. All students should be learning music. Here's why: https://t.co/oO2e4EBOiGhttps://t.co/PiTyVzGH9P
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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/HUKpG0peL9
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Students Read: 14 Books That Connect Students With Valuable Scientists' Struggles https://t.co/OTwwqLth6J #edchathttps://t.co/mwhltntBuL
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FRESH IDEAS: Cultivating Mental Health Champions in Our Schools (via @CanTeachMag) https://t.co/W50rDE3rP2 #edchathttps://t.co/6h8GgzQidn
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Culturally Responsive Teaching: Bringing a Culturally Responsive Lens to Math Class via @edutopiahttps://t.co/Kfy7640u0J
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FRESH IDEAS: 14 Ways to Brighten Your Classroom During the Dreary Winter Months https://t.co/Ce5KRTFRpQ #edchathttps://t.co/GF5uBQGVIB
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Fresh Ideas: This January, ditch your traditional goal-setting worksheet and instead have your students create 2020… https://t.co/mLq5MPpQMd
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RT @ScholasticTeach: Resolve to acquire new skills to support your students in the new year with the help of these books. #edchat #teacherr
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RT @orcabook: Do you have any Canadian books on your TBR list? Make sure you do soon because February 19th will be the first ever @kidsboo
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RT @edutopia: Learn how to do “7-minute writes” in just one minute. 😉 https://t.co/h87t9g8W3M
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RT @WeAreTeachers: SMALL changes to our words can make a BIG difference to our students. https://t.co/RuVt8Hfi51 https://t.co/Ez2ADgNzjE
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Students Research: What is Blue Monday? @SupermanDuffy talks about the "saddest day of the year" (Jan 20!) and way… https://t.co/5uqWfjreix
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RT @sdemerscollins: Remarquez - 7 livres pour les jeunes, traduit en francais et offert gratuit de la commission de canola en Alberta - htt…
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10 Ways To Start Shifting Your Classroom Practices Little By Little https://t.co/xIwwVevtKh #edchat #educhat https://t.co/j7DPYWR1vX
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#weekendvibes How are you encouraging #creativity with the students, or teachers, you work with? #sketchnote by… https://t.co/IlR2N04BIy