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MAKING BIOCHAR – With Technical Manual

by Brian Lewis - November 13th, 2016.
Filed under: Announcements.

Making biochar - with Technical Manual

South Australian on-line publisher Strong & Bold Publishing has released a new publication entitled
“Making Biochar – With Technical Manual” written by ‘Yours Truly’.

This book is based on the experience gained from 5 years of developing and trialling 3 different styles of biochar kilns. It may be unique in that it includes detailed fabrication drawings for building two different types of kiln.
The book provides an excellent introduction to biochar basics and detailed instructions on the operation of a biochar kiln together with a chapter on the economics of making and selling biochar.
The pdf version of the book includes detailed drawings of two types of kiln. A case study on using a kiln by a commercial winery is included. And a description of a DIY kiln is also included.

The book is available to purchase for $9.99 direct from

This book will be of interest to all biochar enthusiasts, small landowners, horticulturalists and anyone else interested in the improvement of soils by the addition of carbon.

Strong & Bold Publishing specialises in e-publication of Australian writers, old and new.
Further enquiries may be made to:
Strong & Bold Publishing

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