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6449. Smith, H.A., C. Rust, D. Baldridge, J. Sims, and J. Bergman. 1989. Oilseed flax: a Montana specialty crop.. MSU Extension Service Montguide MT 8907.
Describes production of oilseed flax for Montana conditions. The seed is processed for linseed oil, the cake is a high protein animal feed, and the straw can be used to make fine paper. Dryland yields are estimated at 15 bu/ac. Varieties with good oil quality are listed. A partial production budget indicates net returns of $17/ac.