Welcome to the Official Site of the American Bamboo Society Promoting the Beauty and Utility of Bamboo... Your only source for all things Bamboo, Bamboo Societies, Bamboo Growers and Bamboo Products.
The ABS was formed in 1979 and today we have over 700 members living throughout the U.S. and in 37 other countries. The ABS issues a bimonthly Magazine and the Journal to disseminate information about the use, care, propagation and beauty of bamboo.
The ABS has Members throughout the world! Membership in the American Bamboo Society and one ABS chapter is for the calendar year and includes a subscription to the bimonthly Magazine and annual Journal.
To raise a child it takes a village.
To plant bamboo it takes one person.
To keep it in control it takes Responsibility.
And good tools help.
So consider the ABS as a tool in your hands.
As a member you too can be part of the solution."
by: James Clever, ABS President 01/2013