Technologies to treat animal manure are rapidly gaining more traction as producers search for ways to minimize environmental impact and maintain a profitable operation. In the conclusion of this 2-part webcast, the focus continues on a thermal technology, pyrolysis, and the resulting biochar. In part 1 of this 2-part webcast, we will provide a general overview of the history of biochar use, how biochar is produced, and give examples of how biochar is being used for agronomic and environmental purposes. This presentation was originally broadcast on July 17, 2015. More… | Related: View the recording for Part 2 (soil carbon & fertility, transport of bacteria, uses & growth in industry).
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History of Biochar Use
Manufacturing of Biochar
BIOCHAR: Physical and Chemical Characteristics
Questions and Answers
- How biochar works in soil
- Biochar: The science behind the hype
- The 55 uses of biochar
- The International Biochar Initiative
- Coaltec Energy
- Agronomic and Environmental Uses of Biochar – Part 2