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Who We Are

Global Council for Innovation in Rapeseed and Canola, GCIRC, "Building a world community for innovation on rapeseed/canola", is an international association of people interested in technical advance made in the production and processing of rapeseed/canola.

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The executive board of the GCIRC, jointly with the GCIRC committees’ chairs, decided to publish a regular newsletter to share information about rapeseed/canola crops and research in the world.

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Lastest News

Presentation of our NEW WEBSITE

New design and new functions!


GCIRC Technical Meeting, 17-20 May 2021, Poznan, Poland

The GCIRC Executive board is pleased to announce that the next Technical Meeting will be held in Poznan, Poland, in May 2021.


Latest Events

16th International Rapeseed Congress, September 24-27, 2023, Sydney, Australia

The GCIRC Executive board and General Assembly approved the proposition of Australia to organize the next 16th International Rapeseed Congress, in 2023, in Sydney, which will take place 24 years after the memorable Australian edition in Canberra, in 1999.

World Congress on Oils & Fats 2020, February 9-12, Sydney, Australia

The 2020 World Congress on Oils and Fats & ISF Lectureship Series is to be held in Sydney, Australia from 9-12 February 2020.

Australia last hosted the World Congress on Fats and Oils in Sydney in conjunction with the ISF Lectureship Series in 2009.