Biochar For Beginners

Duck Flat Community Garden

23–30 March 2021

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Biochar for Beginners is a two part course on making Biochar, presented by Brian Lewis from Maccy Biochar. Biochar is a form of charcoal and is good for the soil, good as an animal feed supplement, has numerous industrial uses and combats climate change by sequestering carbon.

Course content topics include:

  • Biochar terminology
  • Types of biochar – raw, enhanced, activated
  • Production methods
  • Packaging and storage
  • Analysis of bulk density and composition 
  • Introduction to carbon accounting & emissions trading.

Tuesday 23rd and 30th of March 

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Event Address

Duck Flat Community Garden
Deer Avenue, Mount Barker, SA