Some of the oldest woven fibers in human history are linens derived from the stalks of flax plants. In Canada, flax producers, researchers, entrepreneurs and government have been working for years to develop a viable fiber industry. Progress is being made on several fronts. Find out more about the fiber industry in Canada and the world.
SaskFlax would like to acknowledge funding for this section from
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada's AgriMarketing Program and the Flax Council of Canada.