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Beer & Bamboo

Drink a Beer for Bamboo! The Druid City Brewing Company will host a benefit for us on Saturday, 16 August 2014. We will be raising funds for the public Bamboo Park. There will be great food, music, and lots of bamboo. Come out and see the fifteen different species of bamboo that are planted in the park and a display of products made out

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Bamboo Pickling

This summer we decided to try pickling bamboo. It turned out so well, we canned over 300 jars of bamboo pickles, salsa, slaw and relish. One good thing about bamboo, there are lots of folks out there who are happy to let you harvest bamboo from their groves. We held “taste testings” at the 5th Street Vintage Market in May & June – it

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Profiles
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Marcy Koontz

Marcy L. Koontz. Ph.D. is an educator who is actively engaged in her community, and for the last three years has been exploring the scholarship of engagement in higher education.

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Jamie Cicatiello

Jamie Cicatiello, a native of Tuscaloosa, spent much of her early life in Bandon, Oregon. After graduating high school she returned to Tuscaloosa to attend The University of Alabama and graduated in 2000, with a degree in Human Development and a minor in photojournalism .

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Hunter Rayfield

Hunter Rayfield graduated from The University of Alabama in 2010 with a degree in Environmental Science from the College of Arts and Sciences.

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Roger Lewis, Jr

Roger Lewis, a graduate of The University of Alabama┬┤s College of Commerce and Business Administration, is the owner of Lewis Bamboo, Inc. located in Oakman, Alabama.

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