Cool finish to canola season helps deliver strong yields and oil content

Australia’s canola farmers are tipped to deliver a much bigger harvest this year.The industry is expecting to strip around 3.5 million tonnes from a national production area fairly similar area planted to canola in 2015.Surprisingly the oilseed has managed to withstand some major seasonal challenges including frost in Western Australia and waterlogging in the eastern states.Australian Oilseeds Federation executive director Nick Goddard said the long cool finish to the season had been extremely beneficial.”There’s quite a surprise around the canola crop that it has come off as well as it has.”{We] always though it would be a good…

Source: ABC Grain
Cool finish to canola season helps deliver strong yields and oil content