Inaugural Biochar School in Sonoma County

Inaugural Biochar School in Sonoma County
hurricane Iselle windfall biochar fire

The Inaugural Biochar School is open for enrollment.

Farm scale appropriate technologies for biochar production, processing, and application.

A group of biochar experts will host this five day course from November 7-11 at Swallow Valley Farms, in Sonoma County, California. Josiah Hunt of Pacific Biochar will be teaching simple biochar production using open fire in an earthen pit, biochar preparation techniques with a focus on biological processes with organic fertilizer materials, and also efficient application approaches of raw and blended biochar materials.

The star studded cast of hosts includes (in alphabetical order):

Paul Anderson

Raymond Baltar

Matt Banchero

Art Donnelly

Gloria Flora

Toby Hemenway

Peter Hirst

Josiah Hunt

John Miedema

Simran Raphaell

Philip Small

Kelpie Wilson

Michael Wittman

For more details and to register please visit here:

October 16, 2014