[Sca-cooks] rapeseed/canola oil

James Prescott prescotj at telusplanet.net
Fri Mar 4 14:08:25 PST 2011

Canola is rapeseed.

The name 'canola' is a triumph for the marketing division of the 
Canadian agricultural
industry.  Along with their plant breeding programme to make it a 'better' oil.


At 8:21 PM +0000 3/4/11, yaini0625 at yahoo.com wrote:
>  It was my understanding that they are the same plant. The French 
> farmer my Dad spoke too explained that in America the name is 
> different because of the negative connotation of the word.
>  Aelina

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