oilseed rape harvesting© Tim Scrivener
A new type of oilseed rape with the ability to produce a high-value biodegradable oil suitable for the lubricant market could lead to a revival of the crop’s fortunes.  The novel oilseed rape variety, which is known by its project name Biolube and is still to enter National List trials, is one of the features of the Velcourt stand at this year’s Cereals event. It produces oil with a very high oleic acid content and reduced levels of polyunsaturated fatty acids, […]