Canola: An Emerging Oilseed Alternative Related

Diseases of Oilseed Crops: Canola:: An identification guide to the diseases that may infect this crop, with many photographs, brief descriptions of the symptoms and suggested management strategies.

Kenaf: An Emerging New Crop Industry:: Information on kenaf history, cultivations, resources This report describes an on-going adventure with a new crop called kenaf, Hibiscus cannabinus L, a new annual fiber crop with a range of product applications.

Oilseed Rape:: Introduction to this crop, the botany of the plant and its uses, and much information on its fertilizer requirements. [PDF]

Small-scale Oilseed Processing:: Describes the basic processes involved in oilseed processing.

Thumb Oilseed Producers' Co-operative:: A soybean processing facility located in Ubly, Michigan. Gives information on products, the processes used and contact details.

Canola (Rapeseed):: Factsheet on this crop, its history, uses, varieties and cultivation.

Oilseed Rape: Agronomic Effects of Pod Shatter:: Information on this crop, growth and development of the plant, the problem of pod shatter, industrial uses, pests and diseases and recent genetic advances.

Lygus Bugs in Canola:: Photographs of the insect, Lygus lineolaris, its description, host plants, life history, damage done and management strategies.

Crop Profile for Canola:: Product information for this crop in Minnesota and comprehensive information on cultural practices, pest and disease management and weed control. [PDF]

Canola Council of Canada:: Organization supporting the canola oil industry.

  • New Additions: Canola and Oilseed Rape
Oilseed Rape and Turnip Rape
Oilseed Rape
Crop Profile for Canola
Canola (Rapeseed)