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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    Amelia Xerces Duffy
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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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RT @CanolaEatWell: Served as a salad, or a side to a beautiful winter dinner, this blend of roasted vegetables and fresh oranges with silky…
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RT @CanolaInfo: It is pumpkin mania time! Join the celebration with our pumpkin #BakewithCanolaOil recipe collection. #pumpkineverything 🎃…
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RT @CanolaInfo: Garden full of zucchini? This looks like a tasty way to use them up! Chocolate Zucchini Muffins via https://t.co/xKMQtK3kft
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RT @CanolaEatWell: What happens when you ask three chefs, two restaurateurs, a dietitian and a cookbook author what they would say to a can…
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RT @CanolaEatWell: Pumpkin pie, pumpkin salad dressing, a red cast icon Dutch oven for making Fall soups and finding your creativity (we al…
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RT @AlbertaFlavour: From cocktail bitters to canola oil: why #Alberta's oldest industry has people excited https://t.co/VecdUbXwcm via @CBC
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@wayne_truman When is the Poutine Party?
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Another great story reaching members of @AlbertaCanola about the Chef’s Collaborative Supper from #Beakerhead &… https://t.co/Gf6Z2CiU2F
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Team @AlbertaCanola had a lovely evening with the Edmonton Professional Chapter of Diabetes Canada. So many great q… https://t.co/T4WdHiUchR
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Team ⁦@AlbertaCanola⁩ member Colleen is in Stony Plain this morning for the City Slickers program. Bring on the kid… https://t.co/qBCAGpgdlp
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Good night everyone! Thank you for the super positive feedback! Enjoy your canola swag. #canolaincalgary https://t.co/Zi1R3436ZK
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Congratulating @MadsBabs on a glorious vegan carrot cake made with #canola oil! https://t.co/WMcbdSRAxo
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RT @BNTeens: 6 of the year's best contemporary retellings, from a Bushwick-set Austen remix to a Cinderella + social media tale. https://t.
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