Farmers Workshop on Biochar featuring Cornell Research and SARE field trials
October 13, 2013
1:00 pm-4:00 pm
Sunday afternoon October 13, 2013 from 1:00 to 4:00pm, at the New England Small Farm Institute in Belchertown, MA (275 Jackson Street)
Join fellow farmers and gardeners in an interactive, educational, and highly stimulating presentation/workshop about what biochar is (and is not) along with details about how and why biochar can help you achieve your growing goals. Learn about the many benefits of soil conditioning with biochar, application techniques and amounts, carbon stability, and other practical advice. Rachel Hestrin from Cornell University will deliver a hands on technical presentation and field expert David Yarrow will review his extensive SARE grant trials.