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Gardening with biochar : supercharge your soil with bioactivated charcoal / Jeff Cox.

Cox, Jeff, 1940- (author.).
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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brookston Prairie Twp PL - Brookston 635 COX (Text) 38209000924871 New Non-Fiction Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville 635 COX (Text) 76895000304776 1st Floor New Books Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 635.0484 COX (Text) 37500004579161 Nonfiction Available -
Montezuma PL - Montezuma 635.04 COX (Text) 36754000312066 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781612129556
  • Physical Description: 127 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 122-123) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Supercharge your soil -- The amazing origins of biochar -- What is biochar? -- Making biochar -- Inoculate your biochar -- Using biochar in the garden.
Summary, etc.:
"Bio-activated charcoal--called biochar--is 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 from wood or other kinds of plant material, 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."--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Soil amendments.
Biochar.
Organic gardening.

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