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Drone footage shows fields of echium in full flower in Essex

Fields of echium and borage in full flower in the village of Feering in Essex. Fairking Ltd has been growing the crops for over 30 years and now farms over 6,000 acres of the flower which are harvested for their seed in order for the oil to be extracted and used in cosmetics, food and nutraceuticals to treat high blood pressure, high cholesterol, rheumatoid arthritis and skin conditions such as eczema.
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