"Hi folks. Long time since our last posting. I hope all is well on your ends. What's new in bamboo. PBR is pursuing an interesting bamboo agroforestry / permaculture farm project in the Pacific Northwest. More details to…"
Yes, in Japan. Google for the following article:
Utilization of bamboo forest for a district energy resource: an example of Phyllostachys pubescens. Masao NAGANO & Yasushi MABUCHI, Kochi University of Technology
"Is anyone involved with making bioenergy pellets out of bamboo waste? we have done charcoal out of bamboo waste, which further get utilised as a key resource in making incense sticks. Some info/case study will be helpful."
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My name is Evan (~permie boi) and I write at www.punkrockpermaculture.wordpress.com
At the end of Feb. I'm traveling to Costa Rica to do permaculture design intensive and I was hoping to do some research on sustainable bamboo production there. I was hoping we might collaborate please email me at
firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks and keep up the great work