Seed-Ed Collaboration with Soil Association Scotland

Press/Media: Project or Organisational News Item


Coverage of an ongoing collaboration between ECA Textiles (Seed-Ed research team) and Soil Association, with a focus on Regenerative Textiles and the growing of Flax in Scotland. Highlights field labs in Scotland and community plots growing flax from seed, with a view to processing for fibre and textiles.

Period1 Sept 2023

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleFashion turns to flax in Edinburgh for greener future
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletThe Times
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Producer/AuthorMatilda Davies
    PersonsCollette Paterson, Shirley McLauchlan, Niki Taylor