Adequate pool of trained manpower needs to be created for bamboo resource development through capacity building in propagation and supply of high yielding planting material. The trainings/capacity buildings should target ENSDA staff and farmers on bamboo propagation, plantation farming, management, harvesting, industrial processing, marketing and utilization. Already, ENSDA has trained the fast group of five ENSDA staff. The trainings were conducted by the Kenya Forestry Research Institute (KEFRI). The trained staffs are currently applying the acquired knowledge in the propagation of the bamboo seedlings at the Green house bamboo nursery at ENSDA headquarters.
The objectives for the development and management of bamboo are: