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American Bamboo Society (ABS) 2015 annual meeting Oct 28-Nov 1st Xalapa, México

American Bamboo Society (ABS) 2015 annual meeting Oct 28-Nov 1st Xalapa, México “Tropical Bamboos for a Better World” This year, for the first time, the annual meeting for the American Bamboo Society will be outside of the United States of … Continue reading

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Avery Island Moso Grove Grooming Event

sponsored by the LOUISIANA-GULF COAST CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN BAMBOO SOCIETY  FEBRUARY 27-MARCH 1, 2015 2015 will mark the seventeenth year that LGCC and ABS members have come to Avery Island to help clear and clean E. A. McIlhenny’s plantings … Continue reading

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Hawaii Chapter Annual Meeting

  Wailoa River State Recreation Area Hilo, Hawaii 96720 The meeting as usual will start at noon with a pot-luck and the elections will follow. I had hoped to schedule the meeting at Liliouokalani Gardens but since they do not pre-book the … Continue reading

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Building With Bamboo in Hawaii

Building With Bamboo in Hawaii Bamboo is a multipurpose renewable agricultural resource that has been grown and used on our island for many years. Various species of bamboos can be used for construction of buildings, furniture, crafts, and tools. The bamboo shoots … Continue reading

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Pacific NW Chapter Fall Business Meeting

Fall PNW business and general meeting at Jim & Nancy Zimmerman’s home in Kirkland, Washington, Saturday October 11, 2014. Board meeting 10M-11AM start time. Potluck lunch at noon. Lots of bamboo to tour on this very large lot.They have a … Continue reading

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American Bamboo Society Auction 2014

Here is a list of the plants in the American Bamboo Society Auction.  The live auction will take place on Saturday, September 13, 2014 in the aftenoon.  THE AUCTION IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC and will take place at Huntington … Continue reading

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SE Chapter Bamboo Festival Sept 20, 2014

SE Chapter American Bamboo Society Annual Fall Festival When: September 20, 2014 from 9 AM to 6 PM Where: Furman University Trone Student Center Greenville, South Carolina Admission is free. The 8th annual bamboo festival will be held at Furman … Continue reading

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2014 American Bamboo Society Conference Agenda

Schedule for 2014 ABS Conference San Marino, California Thursday 11 September 2014 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM ABS Board Meeting at Huntington Botanical Center 6:00-8:00 PM Meet and Greet new arrivals at Huntington Botanical Center Make sure you have hotel … Continue reading

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Hotel Accomodations for ABS 2014 Conference

Suggested  Hotel information for attendees of the American Bamboo Society Annual Meeting – September 11-14, 2014 in Los Angeles, California area: Please note there is a major event at the Rose Bowl this weekend. 3 Concerts for 100,000 + people … Continue reading

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2014 American Bamboo Society Conference

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