Research Database

Manitoba Canola Growers works to fund, direct, develop and distribute practical, science-based research.

 

MCGA is strengthening its network of research collaborations, increasing the value for every research dollar. We are focused on building a better communication network with our members so the research results come back to the farm faster.

 

*This new research database will continue to be updated over time. Not all research funded by MCGA is archived on this page at this time.

Start year End Year Priority(ies) Title Researcher(s)
2018 2023 Human Health Benefits of Canola Products Advancing the Functional, Nutritional, and Economic Value of Canola Protein in Canada Dr. Robert Duncan - University of Manitoba, Dr. James House - University of Manitoba, Dr. Isobel Parkin - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (Saskatoon), Janitha Wanasundara - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (Saskatoon), Rotimi Aluko - University of Manitoba, Dr. Sally Vail - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (Saskatoon), Lee Anne Murphy - Manitoba Agri-Health Research Network
2018 2023 Canola Oil, Human Health Benefits of Canola Products Green Extraction of Oil and Antioxidants from Canola Seed, and Functional Evaluation of Oil, Meal, Protein and Antioxidants from Novel Extraction in Comparison to Current Commercial Oil and Meal Dr. Martin Scanlon - University of Manitoba, Dr. John Shi - University of Guelph, Dr. John Lu - Lethbridge Research and Development Centre, Dr. Yachuan Zhang - Lethbridge Research and Development Centre, Dr. Jim House - University of Manitoba, Usha Thiyam-Hollander - University of Manitoba, Dr. Rick Green - POS BioSciences (John and Charlotte Cross BioSciences Centre)
2018 2019 Human Health Benefits of Canola Products Nutrigenetics, Canola Oil, and Blood Glucose Levels: Does SCD1 Genotype Modulate a Person’s Response to Canola Oil? Dr. David M. Mutch - University of Guelph, Dr. Peter J. Jones - University of Manitoba