Written by Kelvin Heppner
2010 08 flax
 
Finding a market for flax straw can be a challenge for producers, but there’s a new option on the horizon.
The federal government is investing $500 thousand in Advanced Foods and Materials Canada to increase production capabilities of technology that turns flax and hemp straw into high-quality fibre.
 
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