The timber is close grained, termite resistant and mostly used for making high value furniture window and door frames, rafters and poles. Yield in the County: (1) hectare planted at spacing of 5m X 5 m has an average 250 good and high quality stems which have a potential of generating a gross income of Kshs. 3 million. The Kitui Town and its environs Economic and Investment Zone has potential for bamboo growing which could be tapped into for value addition and export.


Public Private Partnership

Feasibility study

negotiation on leasing of land for wood lot farming

Kitui, Kenya