Sustainable Farming: A Biochar Guide by ANZBIG for New Zealand Farmers

Apr 2, 2024

ANZBIG – The Australia New Zealand Biochar Industry Group has released their Farmer’s Guide to Making and Using Biochar after several years of development. This resource compiles the knowledge and experiences of gardeners, farmers, and researchers who have utilized biochar to grow crops in various settings globally.

The free manual incorporates traditional practices, modern innovations, and cutting-edge research on biochar production and application. The ANZBIG shared that the guide complements a variety of other, more specialized publications.

Biochar is organic material that has been heated in the absence of oxygen, resulting in a product with documented benefits such as enhancing crop production, boosting plant disease resilience, decontaminating soil, and trapping carbon dioxide.

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