A prototype gasification biochar stove with an added cooktop to utilize waste heat.
A simple design for a backyard biochar stove that anyone can build.
The latest experiment in composting.
An experiment to see if adding a solar heat collector to the small composter can raise the temperature inside the composting drum and “jump start” the thermophilic bacterial decomposition process.
A critique of my first attempt to make biochar with an open top kiln and how to solve some of the problems.
Tom builds an open top biochar kiln.
A quick and easy method for protecting seedlings from ducks, squirrels, and wascally wabbits.
DIY insulated drum composter with a hand crank.
Do we really need all that plastic in the garden?
A report on some upgrades to the “Tin Man” biochar retort.