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canola

(kə-nō′lə)
n.
1. Any of several varieties of the rape plant having seeds containing oil that is very low in erucic acid and high in monounsaturated fatty acids.
2. An edible oil made from such a plant.

canola

see brassicanapus.
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High oleic canola oil is consumer-friendly as it has no trans fats and is low in saturated fat.
THE FACTS: Critics are confusing canola with rapeseed.
Those in the comparison group were instructed to eat seven and a half slices of whole wheat bread without the added canola oil each day providing an equivalent number of calories and to avoid products made with white flour.
Nielsen used these simulation results with Microsoft Excel to develop a simple decision-support tool for canola production and economic analysis.
Under HB 2427, up to 500 acres of canola would be allowed in the protected district until 2017, but only if the crop is part of OSU's study.
Burcon's Nutratein[TM] canola protein extraction processes allow for the production of canola protein isolates that are rich in both of the two major storage proteins found in canola: napin and cruciferin.
Cargill and BASF Plant Science's multi-year development and commercialization agreement reflects the complementary competencies that both companies bring to the partnership in the EPA/DHA canola field--specifically, Cargill's food applications capabilities and existing commercial relationships with major food manufacturers and food service operators globally, and BASF Plant Science's expertise in genetically enhancing EPA/DHA levels in canola seed oil and deregulating it for use in food products.
There have been numerous attempts to improve the nutritional value of canola meal through the implementation of various processing techniques.
The real name for Canola oil is LEAR, or Low Erucic Acid Rape, as it has been extracted from Rapeseed oil.
It is expected that the plant will process up to 365,000 tons of canola seed annually, and produce over 280 million pounds of high value, food grade "RBD" canola oil (refined, bleached and deodorized) and 195,000 tons of canola meal annually.
Summary: The company held a high profile panel discussion in Damascus to enhance Syrian consumers' awareness on the benefits of Canola oil as the healthiest edible oil.
Canola, that iconic Saskatchewan crop introduced to the prairies just 30 years ago, is coming into its own once again, this time as a feedstock for biodiesel.