Shives, other outlets of the flax plant

A co-product with multiple outlets

Shives are straw fragments recovered during the scutching. They represent about 50% of the entire plant. They have different types of outlets:

  • Horse bedding
  • Horticultural mulching
  • Chipboards
  • Raw material for heating
  • LINABOX® horse bedding

  • LINAPARC® horticultural mulching

  • Flax chipboard

  • Raw materials for heating