Gardening with Biochar


Gardening with Biochar Author: Format: Paperback First Published: Published By: Storey Publishing LLC
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Pages: 128 Illustrations and other contents: Full colour photographs and illustrations throughout Language: English ISBN: 9781612129556 Category:

Biochar, charcoal made from wood or another type of biomass, has become the new darling of organic gardeners, embraced for its outstanding abilities to enrich the soil and improve plant growth. Gardening with Biochar is the first comprehensive guide to understanding, making, and using it effectively in the home garden. In this highly accessible handbook, long-time garden writer Jeff Cox explains what biochar is and provides detailed instructions for how it can be made at home, along with specific guidelines for using it to enrich soil, prevent erosion, and enhance plant growth. Now widely available at garden centers, biochar is also being lauded for its ability to sequester carbon in the soil, making it good for the health of the planet, as well as the plants.

Weight0.4 kg