Biomass farm: Relaunch of an ancient idea

Biomass farm: Relaunch of an ancient idea

Bio­masse­hof Allgäu doc­u­ments the impact of biochar on animal health, stable climate and manure on two model farms. In addi­tion, the coop­er­a­tive based in Allgäu now also trades in CO2 cer­tifi­cates and advises farmers on how to use biochar…

In the horse stable: Biochar instead of wood chips

In the horse stable: Biochar instead of wood chips

A horse owner from Baden-Würt­tem­berg in south­west Germany sys­tem­at­i­cal­ly con­vert­ed his bedding system from straw and sawdust to green waste compost with biochar. He ini­tial­ly faced crit­i­cism for the deci­sion, but mean­while many are fol­low­ing…