Press Releases

New partnership gives farmers chance to increase profit margins, less risk with camelina

SASKATOON (January 10, 2022) More farmers now have the opportunity...
by Adam Grushcow on January 11, 2022

World’s first Group 2 herbicide resistant camelina seed launches

New camelina variety offers high yields for Saskatchewan farmers  SASKATOON...
by Team Account on October 04, 2021

Smart Earth ships first tank car of Camelina by rail

February 24, 2020SASKATOON, SK - Smart Earth Camelina Corporation is...
by David Roberts on February 24, 2020

Ag-West Bio approves $300k funding to Smart Earth Seeds

SASKATOON, SK (May 11, 2017) – Ag-West Bio, Saskatchewan’s bioscience industry association, has approved a $300,000 investment in Smart Earth Seeds, a vertically-integrated plant breeding company developing high-omega meal and oil products derived from its proprietary camelina genetics platform.   Camelina offers special promise as a sustainable source of the essential fatty acid ALA (an omega 3 fatty acid) as ...
by David Roberts on May 11, 2017

Camelina Meal Approved as feed for egg-laying hens in Canada

SASKATOON Nov 3, 2016 – Smart Earth Seeds is pleased to announce that Omega-3 boosting Camelina meal has been approved for listing in Schedule 4 of the Feeds Act in Canada as feedstuff for egg-laying hens. Smart Earth Seeds is the leading global Camelina enterprise that has been working to develop Camelina as a novel rotational oilseed crop in Western ...
by David Roberts on November 02, 2016

Camelina Meal Tested in Canadian Dairy Feed Trials

SASKATOON, Sask, JUNE 20, 2016 –  Two experimental trials are underway at the University of Saskatchewan to assess Camelina as a high-value feedstock for dairy animal diets.   Eight Holsteins will consume nearly five tonnes of Camelina meal to see if various inclusions will produce volumes of fine-tasting milk with healthy Omega3-type nutrients.   Rex Newkirk, Chair of Food Processing ...
by David Roberts on June 22, 2016