A variety of canola containing omega-3 has been approved for human consumption and use in animal feed within Australia. Developed by the CSIRO and agricultural business Nufarm, the canola will offer a...

WA organic farmer Steve Marsh launches appeal on GM damages decision The Court of Appeal in WA today heard submissions by Western Australian organic farmer Steve Marsh who has launched an appeal against...

Steve Marsh will appeal the WA Supreme Court decision about GM canola contamination Western Australian farmer Steve Marsh has decided to appeal a decision made against him in the Western Australian Supreme...

Consuming canola oil instead of other fats could have health benefits and help consumers comply with expert dietary fat recommendations, according to a new review of scientific studies from the last 25...

An organic farmer is seeking to recover loss and damage allegedly caused by a genetically modified (GM) canola farmer neighbour. Steve Marsh, an organic farmer from Kojonup, Western Australia, says his...

Australian growers who supply product for oils made from olive, canola, sunflower and soybean have criticised the latest Australian government health recommendations on dietary guidelines for for oils...

The 2011 total winter wheat crop is expected to be Australia’s third-largest on record, according to a new industry report released by specialist agribusiness bank, Rabobank. Rabobank estimates the wheat...

The impact of fungal diseases on canola crops could be drastically reduced according to scientists from The University of Queensland, who are trying to crack the genetic code of a close canola relative. In...

Leading Australian scientists claim that the discovery of large, widely dispersed populations of genetically engineered canola growing uncultivated in the US is no cause for concern. A study just published...

Despite floods, locusts and heavy rain, Victoria’s food producers have broken production records for wheat, barley and canola, said Victorian Minister for Agriculture and Food Security Peter Walsh today. Walsh...