Potential of bamboo to alleviate poverty in rural China remains untapped: Expert

BOGOR, Indonesia (25 January, 2013)_Easy to grow, even on steep, marginal land unsuitable for other crops, bamboo has the potential to lift people in rural communities out of poverty, but only if management techniques and trade improves, a case study in southwestern China indicates. This article was originally posted on Forests News. Click here to read the full article.