Research Database

The Alberta Canola research committee selects and funds projects that helps farmers succeed in growing canola, investigate new uses and health benefits of canola oil, and promote the use of canola meal in livestock feed rations.

* This database is being actively updated with research funded by the service charge paid by canola farmers in Alberta from 1994 to present.

Projects active in

Category Title Lead Researcher Years Active Status
Genetics, Harvest Developing Brassica napus lines with reduced pod shattering Saleh Shah 2009 - 2013 Complete
Genetics An integrated approach to clubroot control in canola development of resistant germplasm and breeding strategy Habibur Rahman 2007 - 2011 Complete
Genetics Evaluation of winter Brassica rapa for cultivation in Alberta Habibur Rahman 2007 - 2011 Complete

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Upcoming Events

Canadian Agricultural Safety Association Virtual Conference

Great speakers on farm safety including STARS Air Ambulance
Oct 20 - Oct 21
Online, Webinar

Roots to Success Risk Management Training Workshops

Farm Management Canada invites farmers to attend the Roots to Success Risk Management virtual training session to increase their ability to assess and address risks using a comprehensive approach to managing risk on the farm.
Nov 9
Online, Webinar

What to know before you buy or lease equipment with Lance Stockbrugger

The “buy or lease” question can be confusing. Join Lance Stockbrugger, a farmer and Chartered Professional Accountant, for a webinar where he’ll explain the pros and cons of leasing so you can make the best decision for your operation.
Nov 16
Online, Webinar

Grower Engagement Meeting - Lethbridge

Alberta Canola is hosting four Grower Engagement Meetings across Alberta during November & December 2021 and one online in January 2022
Nov 17
Lethbridge, Alberta

Grower Engagement Meeting - Nisku

Alberta Canola is hosting four Grower Engagement Meetings across Alberta during November & December 2021 and one online in January 2022
Nov 23
Nisku, Alberta

The Agricultural Excellence Conference

AgEx is the only event in Canada dedicated exclusively to bringing farm management enthusiasts together to build their business acumen. This year’s theme, The Challenge of Change, is about acknowledging that change...
Nov 24 - Nov 26
Online, Webinar

Your role in farm transition: Whose job is it anyway? with Patti Durand

Transitioning a farm business can be complex - there are so many decisions to make. But whose job is it to make it a successful transition?
Nov 30
Online, Webinar

Grower Engagement Meeting - Red Deer

Alberta Canola is hosting four Grower Engagement Meetings across Alberta during November & December 2021 and one online in January 2022
Dec 7
Red Deer, AB

Grower Engagement Meeting - Grande Prairie

Alberta Canola is hosting four Grower Engagement Meetings across Alberta during November & December 2021 and one online in January 2022
Dec 14
Grande Prairie, Alberta

Communicating for Results with Dr. John Fast

Join Dr. John Fast and discover how to improve communication among those working within your operation, especially family members.
Dec 14
Online, Webinar

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