Thursday, August 30, 2012

Pulling flax

I pulled my modest 4x10 foot plot of flax today. I bundled it as I pulled it and then put it in the yard to dry out a bit before further processing. Here I am with my flax before I pulled it =>
Here is the flax:

Here's the plot after pulling the flax:

All the bundles in the wheelbarrow, ready to take home:
Here are the bundles in my yard. I'll let them dry out a bit before moving on to the retting stage:



Adrienne said...

Pretty bundles!
I love the first shot - you'd never guess it was a small plot.

ICQB said...

Hi Adrienne!

After pulling it all, I'm glad the plot wasn't any bigger ; )