Month: January 2014

Agricultural Research

Report soil resource Mgt Final-Prof.Jahir

Introducing Biochar to Rural Bangladesh:

This synopsis is a introduction to how biochar may be used in Bangladesh to improve sustainable food production, but it is also on how biochar technology will have to be adapted to meet local conditions. The main difficulties are a

The Basics of Biochar

Biochar is a fine-grained, highly porous charcoal substance that is distinguished from other charcoals in its intended use as a soil amendment. Biochar is charcoal that has been produced under conditions that optimize certain characteristics deemed useful in agriculture, such as high surface


Sustainable biochar is one of the few climate mitigation and soil enhancement technologies that is relatively inexpensive, widely applicable, and quickly scalable. Supporters of biochar in Bangladesh  are trying to gather enthusiasts together under the umbrella of a network .

Bangladesh Biochar Initiative

Welcome to the Bangladesh Biochar Initiative (BBI). The BBI is a volunteer organization for sharing information on biochar technology in Bangladesh. Participants include rural extension workers, technicians, homestead gardeners, students and scientists. The BBI hosts seminars and workshops, and will