TBC Ingredients ApS
From rapeseed to ingredients
Canola are often genetically modified rapeseed (GM canola), which comprises 80% of that sown and even that high a percentage now occurring among some formerly wild populations that was developed as resistant to herbicides marketed by the company developing the genetically modified rapeseed.
Their seeds are used to produce edible oils that has been determined to be fit for human consumption because it has lower levels of erucic acidthan traditional rapeseed oils and to produce livestock feed because it has reduced levels of the toxic glucosinolates. Concern about its safety has been expressed on the Internet.
Processing of rapeseed for oil production provides rapeseed animal meal as a by-product. The by-product is a high-protein animal feed, competitive with soya. The feed is mostly employed for cattle feeding, but also for pigs and chickens.