Van Robaeys Frères

Culture et préparation de fibre de lin

Cultivation area

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Flax fiber is mainly grown along the littoral zone which goes from Calvados to North.
Van Robaeys Freres scutching mill works in close partnership with flax growers in the following regions: North, Pas-de-Calais, Somme, Oise, Eure and Seine Maritime.

The Van Robaeys Frères company manages the supply of the mill on its own thanks to its truck-trailers that travel throughout the area, though some growers who live nearby the mill bring their harvests by themselves.

Each sector has its supervisor, they are in charge of organizing the take away for each farmer.
A Van Robaeys Frères truck can carry 82 balls of straw.