By georgitte. bamboo. At Sunday, March 17th 2019, 13:49:44 PM.
market leader in bamboo cultivation expansion is already underway with the establishment of Africa plantation capital in Kenya and the acquisition of prime land for bamboo plantations Africa plantation capital has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Kenya Forestry Research Institute in a move that will advance the interests of both parties in the cultivation of a species that has become vital for the planet bamboo is fast growing with some species capable of shooting up by more than three feet in a single day it is also naturally antibacterial taking away the need for damaging fertilizers and pesticides giving bamboo a huge advantage as material for flooring along with its natural strength and durability this remarkable plant is now being taken seriously as a substitute for cotton and your bamboo plantation fully mature at between five and six years of the age can be turned into one of the softest fabrics on earth rivaling the likes of the finest cotton silk and
all yah no ha no Nick hanamachi I do know the more Tokyo pedal son Scotty Alicia Theodore by 3 dog agility bamboo is widely used because it can be easily manipulated it is fibrous and easily splits lengthwise when heated it becomes pliable as it cools it harness and retains the shape so no mana so diagonal target no mediocre magazine you ll never get a guru so so I offer four varieties of bamboo which are grown locally and treated by highly skilled artisans are specially branded as Kyoto bamboo white bamboo has a wide range of uses from construction to craft work so it is the most produced variety of Kyoto bamboo it is made from medaka or timber bamboo which grows wild in abundance throughout the country medaka has exceptional resilience and durability the felled medaka is placed over a fire and the oil that sweats to the surface is carefully wiped off this removes the chlorophyll the white and medaka is then dried in the Sun for two weeks the finished product has an amber
hi I m Michelle today I m in Kochi Prefecture it s a beautiful bamboo forest don t you think here in Kochi bamboo forests are overwhelming the natural forests under view it is a problem other prefectures in Japan are facing the same problem because the bamboo industry has gone into decline many bamboo forests were left to grow wild moso bamboo in particular can grow ten meters in one year and block the sunlight it s affecting forest growth and a countermeasure is being urgently salt buttercream you were going to meet today has come up with an idea of making effective use of these bamboos let s go find out we visited the wood processing