Crop Production and Canola Research

Exploring health benefits of canola oil. Research continues to document and expand canola oil's importance to human nutrition. Projects now underway are increasing our knowledge of how canola can help to improve heart health and manage problems like diabetes and obesity.

Agency Name: 
Canola Council of Canada
Contact Name: 
Gillian Laird, grant facilitator U of Lethbridge. Email: | (403) 329-2101
Grant Amount: 
From 2010-2018, the canola industry and AAFC will have jointly invested close to $40 million in two canola research clusters funded under Growing Forward 1 and 2.
Grant Location: 
External Deadline: 
Monday, March 13, 2017
Grant Type: 
Grant Area: 
Natural Science
Grant Eligibility: