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Biochar plant proposed in Nova Scotia

Elmsdale Lumber, of Elmsdale, N.S., plans to build a biochar plant on its property. The plant would cook wood fiber from sawmill byproducts, including softwood chips, in an oxygen-free reactor to produce biochar, a fine…

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Biochar gains momentum on Oregon farms

By Tracy Robillard It started as a backyard hobby fueled by curiosity in rural Southwest Oregon. Just three years later it transformed into a new conservation approach that forest owners all over the country can…