Make Your Own Biochar for Soil Health and Carbon Sequestration

Making biochar has so many benefits and it’s fun to make on the farm. We attended a biochar workshop with Dennis Enright from New Zealand Biochar Ltd earlier this year and walked away with a simple plan to make a kiln. Because we are so excited about biochar, we want to share it with others via this blog article. We have also organised a webinar with Dennis Enright in June 2020. Scroll further down for the link to the recording. It’s 1.5 hours long and well worth watching. In this post we will mainly discuss the creation of the “flame cap” kiln, how we make biochar at KoruKai Herb Farm and ways to activate the biochar before adding it to your garden (this is also part of the webinar). Before we made the kiln we … Continue reading Make Your Own Biochar for Soil Health and Carbon Sequestration