Articles on Bonsai Tools

Chopsticks: Bonsai's Most Versatile Tool

By Will Heath, USA

Chopsticks were invented over 5000 years ago in China and as is commonly believed, they evolved from Asian man's use of sticks to retrieve food from the fire. In order to conserve fuel which became scarce, food would be cut into smaller pieces that enabled it to cook faster using less fuel and eliminating the need for knifes.