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Farmers rewarded for not burning crop stalks

From China News:

Cui Min, a 62-year-old farmer in the village of Lianhua, Yonghe, in Bin county, Heilongjiang province, recently finished harvesting his corn in much the same way he has for the past 40 years. 64 more words

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A brief history of agricultural time

From Augusta Free Press.

Column by Erich J. Knight

Agricultural methods over the past 12,000 years have been responsible for two-thirds of our excess greenhouse gases, essentially mining soil carbon and converting it to… 68 more words

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Rocket and TLUD cook stove experiments

The Saint Isidore Society has been building small cook or camp stoves out of salvaged cans.

(Pictures of our TLUD stove No. 2)

So far we have built four stoves: rocket stove 1, which was almost exactly like this… 655 more words


The Carbon Catcher Kiln at Whitmuir (1)

We have struggled for months to make biochar from the reserves of wood chip in our woody waste store and have finally found the answer. David Friese-Green of the… 95 more words

mrjonmoore reblogged this on World Organic News and commented:

Wow! Carbon catching