Bamboo 101: Eat, Manage, Build, Plant, Remove
Though recognized as one of the most sustainable resources in the world, bamboo is often misunderstood and feared in the Western hemisphere. Join David Benfield, president of Brightside Bamboo to hear a broad introduction to this exciting perennial grass with topics including how to harvest and eat shoots, how to manage an existing grove, harvesting and building with poles, planting new bamboo, and methods of bamboo containment and removal.
WHAT: Learn The Facts About Bamboo and How To Put It To Use For You
WHEN: October 30, from 11am-1pm
WHERE: John O'Daniels Exchange, 801 Gilbert St., Durham
SUGGESTED DONATION: $20 (no one turned away)
Contact: Bountiful Backyards, 619.9862 or register here: http://bountifulbackyards.com/fall2010workshops