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About the Kenaf Plant
A good description of kenaf with graphics.
Alternative Field Crops Manual: Kenaf
History of kenaf, its uses, growth habits, environmental requirements, cultural practices and the economics of the crop.
Index of articles about kenaf and its cultivation.
Hibiscus cannabinus L.
Section from the 1983 Handbook of Energy Crops covers the uses, folk medicine, chemistry, description, germplasm, distribution, ecology, cultivation, harvesting, yields and economics, and other aspects of kenaf and its production. Includes references.
Information from Wikipedia on Hibiscus cannibinus and the fiber obtained from it.
Kenaf Paper: An Ecological Alternative
written by the Forest Friendly Paper Campaign, this site discusses on how kenaf is identified as the best non-wood paper alternative.
Introduction to kenaf and its uses, with a bibliography of available kenaf publications.
Kenaf: An Emerging New Crop Industry
Information on kenaf history, cultivations, resources This report describes an on-going adventure with a new crop called kenaf, Hibiscus cannabinus L, a new annual fiber crop with a range of product applications.
New Uses for Kenaf
Information on research into uses for the residues from this crop after the fiber has been extracted for paper manufacture.
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