What is canola?

An introduction to what canola is and canola production for grades 4 to grades 12


This short video talks about the history of canola.
Most suited for grades 7 to grades 12.

We grow a lot more than you think!

Did you know? Canola is not only found in salad dressings, margarine and cake mixes, it can also be used in biodiesel, cosmetics, toothpaste, sunscreen and much more.

Do you know how much canola is grown in Canada? Canola in Canada and Alberta. Or what else is grown in Canada? Find out more from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada’s (AAFC) scientists; Fields of Science.