Transforming Agriculture and Environment with Biochar at Tacoma Science Cafe

Thursday, 3 March 2011 - 7:00pm
Format: 
Discussion
Format: 
Lecture
Admission: 
Free
Region: 
KCTS/Seattle
Location: 
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With speaker Jerry Whitfield, PhD; Director of Technology Development, BioEnergy Systems LLC.

Biochar: charcoal’s eco-friendly alter ego. Not only can it improve soil quality, it can also permanently lock away carbon dioxide that would otherwise end up in the atmosphere. Come hear about the grand potential of this humble-looking substance at the March Tacoma Science Café.

Tacoma Science Café is held on the first Thursday of each month. Did you miss a café and want to hear the discussion? Most Science Cafés are recorded by KCTS 9 and are available for online viewing. Tacoma Science Cafes take place at the Harmon Brewery & Eateryand are presented in partnership with Pacific Science Center, Science on Tap