Host: Chris Brown | Date: 27 Nov 2019
Trials are underway in Western Australia to measure the suitability of Flax (or Linseed) as a viable and profitable break crop in systems that have few other alternatives.
Flax has been grown in WA’s sandy soils in the past but was dropped for the system when a market disappeared.
On this podcast Bronwyn Copestake from Southern Dirt talks about the trials and also potential markets for this new crop that could deliver a lot more diversity for WA farmers.
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