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Biochar Meetup: Exploring Biochar’s Potential as an Innovative Wood Product

03/07/2019 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm



Please join the Vermont Forest Industry Network and the Vermont Working Lands Enterprise Board Forestry Committee at a Meet Up to explore biochar’s potential as an innovative wood product.

Speakers include nationally-recognized speaker and author Kathleen Draper, from the Ithaka Institute for Carbon Intelligence; Kaitlin Hayes, Vermont State Water Quality Specialist and manager of the Vermont Phosphorus Innovation Challenge; Donna Pion and Luke Persons with Green State Biochar in Greensboro Bend, and Tom Vanacore with Rock Dust Local in Bridport, who will share their knowledge and experience with this intriguing product made from woody biomass.

Stay for lunch, and then tour a nearby timber sale being logged by students at Green Mountain Technology and Career Center in Hardwick.

Please email info@vsjf.org if you have any food allergies.


Hardwick Town House
29 Church Street
Hardwick, VT 05843 United States
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Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund