What is biochar and how can it help combat droughts?
Nathan Coleman
Reporter, Atlantic Canada

What is biochar and how can it help combat droughts?

Research scientist Vicky Levesque is experimenting with soil in Nova Scotia’s Annapolis Valley to combat risks associated with climate change, such as extended periods of drought. She says the use of biochar in soil can not only mitigate greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, but also improve soil fertility.

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