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Routt County resident and owner of Intergalactic Hydrogen Fred Robinson thinks canola, shown here growing in a field, may be a source of biodiesel. The oil produced from the plant already is used as a healthful cooking oil in many foods.

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Canola an interesting prospect for area agriculture

The word "canola" is well-known everywhere as a healthy cooking oil. Shortening, margarine, cooking spray, mayonnaise, cake mixes and salad oil all are made using canola.


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