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In the beds we planted potatoes, we first added biochar. We experimented with biochar a couple of years ago, and were impressed by how well our potatoes did. Not only were the yields greater where we added it, but it deterred the asian needle ants and sowbugs that tend to want to eat them.
|view atop the tractor before tilling in biochar|
Biochar has many benefits. It conserves moisture, beneficial microbes colonize and multiply in the char, and it sequesters carbon. To learn more, follow either of the above links.