From textiles to construction, bamboo has thousands of uses and scientists continue to discover more. What was considered an exotic plant from China is now being hailed as “the timber of the 21st Century”.
It absorbs huge amounts of carbon dioxide, and is a major food source for millions of people across China and India. And to top it all off, bamboo cultivations are a dependable source of cash for some of the world’s poorest people.
Bamboo Is Revolutionizing the World
You can buy a pair of socks made from bamboo, or use the strongest grass/plant ever as a load-bearing structural beam for your building. There is a lot that can be done with bamboo! And it’s unrivalled capacity to grow 3 feet or more in a matter of months make it highly sustainable and renewable form of energy.
Growing bamboo plants for industrial use can be lucrative for farmers because industries and many commercial ventures are now looking into replacing their usual materials with bamboo due to its exceptional qualities. After all, bamboo grows very quickly, and reaches maturity three times faster than hard woods. It is also renowned for being as strong as steel.
Building Material of the Future
It’s lightweight, very flexible and one of the strongest naturally-present materials of all time. And as manufacturers and businesses become more interested in sustainability and lowering their carbon emissions, natural materials such as bamboo are setting up to experience their own age of renaissance.
Are You Ready To Plant & Cultivate Bamboo?
You will of course, need expert knowledge of bamboo reproduction, specialization in selective breeding of the right bamboo species and professional guidance on doing it right the first time.
It is important to understand that bamboo is only a type of woody grass, and once planted, can spread quickly to surrounding areas. Bamboo farmers know how to limit the read of their bamboo cultivation and ensure profitable yield despite that.
There are more than 1,200 species of bamboo growing across the world. However, Moso Bamboo is the fastest growing and most commercially lucrative species of Bamboo.
Here at Only Moso, we guide you through planting and cultivation of the Giant Bamboo species that is idea for South American, European and American climates. If you’d like to learn more about the best way to grow bamboo indoors or outdoors, we can help!