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Old 03-28-2016, 07:30 PM
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Originally Posted by Dr. Drake View Post
By the way, if you can't make oil from rape, what was the original rape plant used for?
You can make oil from the non-canola varieties of rape, it's just not very palatable due to the glucosinolate, and not very safe to eat due to the erucic acid. According to wikipedia, it's mainly used for machinery lubrication.