P20 million bamboo nursery
to be put up in Dauin
The Philippine Bamboo Foundation is setting up the biggest bamboo nursery so far in the Visayas and Mindanao in Dauin, Negros Oriental, Herbie Teodoro, PBF senior project director, said in a press release.
The nursery, which is a joint collaboration with Buglas Bamboo Institute, has total investment of P20 million for the production of at least 400,000 propagules, he added.
Teodoro said there are more than 30 species of bamboo variety that thrive well in Negros Oriental, so the nursery is being established in Dauin town.