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Biochar videos


Here is the BBC programme mentioned by FrankĀ  “The Secret of El Dorado” In 1542, the Spanish Conquistador, Francisco de Orellana ventured along the Rio Negro, one of the Amazon Basin’s great rivers. Hunting a hidden city of gold, his expedition found a network of farms, villages and even huge walled cities. ” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qqp_H95wjPE

and a presentation made at UK Biochar 2013, 20th June 2013, Oxford, UK by Hans-Peter Schmidt, Director of the Delinat Institute for Ecology and Climate Farming, Valais, Switzerland provides a review of experience to date, and a vision of the future for biochar production and use across Europe. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9diBFds0R1Q



Even without his power point slide show Frank Strie our November speaker was amazing – he will be doing it all again ( with slides) in Launceston on friday 29th November with Dr Paul Taylor – the event is free but you must RSVP to Amanda Bruce. The workshop on saturday 30th at Exeter/Roseverars is hands on and aimed at industrial scale farming limit of two attendees per company – there is a cost involved – please see 2nd flyer below

biochar workshop