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American Bamboo Society Auction 2014

The Annual American Bamboo Society Auction will ‘culminate’ with a LIVE auction on September 13, 2014 at Huntington Botanical Garden. There will also be a silent auction. The silent auction will begin on Friday, September 12 and will end before … Continue reading

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2014 American Bamboo Society Conference Agenda

Schedule for American Bamboo Society 2014 Conference Thursday 11 September 2014 Day: ABS Board Meeting at Huntington Botanical Center Eve: Meet and Greet new arrivals at Huntington Botanical Center Friday 12 September 2014 AM  Registration Opening Remarks: Jim Fulsom, Director … Continue reading

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2014 American Bamboo Society Conference

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Nominations for At-Large Director

ABS is soliciting nominations for candidate to fill the at-large position on the Board of Directors that is currently held by Carole Meckes, whose term expires November 2014.  As an active member of the ABS, I hope that you will … Continue reading

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Avery Island Moso Grove Grooming 2014

LOUISIANA-GULF COAST CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN BAMBOO SOCIETY AVERY ISLAND BAMBOO WORK PARTY WEEKEND – FEBRUARY 21-23, 2014 2014 will mark the sixteenth year that LGCC and ABS members have come to Avery Island to help clear and clean E. … Continue reading

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Hawaii Chapter Meets Jan 18, 2014

  HCABS ANNUAL MEETING January 18th, 2014 at 12:00, noon Location: Wailoa River Park in Hilo , #3 pavilion Directions: Get on Manono, then turn north on Piilani (towards the Waiakea Pond). Follow Piilani for a couple of blocks to … Continue reading

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Southeast Chapter Meets Feb 8, 2014

The Southeast Chapter http://www.sec-bamboo.org/ of the American Bamboo Society will hold its annual meeting on February 8, 2014 at the Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens www.coastalgeorgiabg.org at the Historic Bamboo Farm in Savannah, GA. We will meet at the Conference Center at 8:30AM … Continue reading

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ABS Online Auction closes Oct. 5, 2013

The Live auction will be on October 12th in Loxahatchee, FL , but if you cannot make the conference you can get your bids in on some of the auction plants at bambooweb.info/ABSauction The highlight this year is an auction … Continue reading

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Big Bamboo Contest

The ABS has expanded its Big Bamboo Contest to include gathering data on the size that the various large bamboos reach in each State. Here is the info that you need to collect: Measure the diameter of each bamboo species … Continue reading

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Northeast Chapter ABS EVENT June 15, 2013

June 15th 2013 – Saturday 9am to 6pm Come join us for a bamboo work party! Learn thinning and harvesting techniques. Control strategies. Large collection of both running and clumping cold-hardy bamboos Help rejuvenate overgrown groves. (Bring your own tools) … Continue reading

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