By georgitte. bamboo. At Sunday, March 03rd 2019, 19:21:12 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
combination with other materials in order to achieve naturally fresh buildings in areas of high temperatures resistant to strong rainy seasons unable to confront plots and other climate related problems both for community and private initiatives with more than 200,000 homes delivered in the more than 44 years in office or Garda Christo an organization specialized in serial production of emergency housing made of wood and bamboo has transformed the life of thousands of people living in highly vulnerable conditions in recent years a process has begun towards the implementation of permanent housing the bamboo documentation center
bamboo an integral part of cultures as diverse and far apart as Asia Africa and South America seemingly everywhere and yet this humble plant could turn out to be the savior of our planet it s a bold claim but we ve taken nature for granted for too long we never imagined that our trees and forests would be in danger of disappearing but they are for years now the APC group has been planting growing and nurturing embracing the triple bottom line of people planet profit and the core values of sustainability environmental awareness and corporate social responsibility with offices around the world plantations on four continents and employing more than 4,000 people