June 2, 1942 (19th Parliament, 3rd Session)

LIB

Frederick George Sanderson

Liberal

Mr. SANDERSON:

Flax grown in the west is not used at all in the manufacture of linens, because it is not suitable for that purpose. An entirely different seed is sown in Ontario and Quebec, where flax fibres are produced. There is no flax fibre in the west, and never was.

Topic:   AGRICULTURE
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