Biochar is being incorporated into existing soil with a pneumatic air tool to manage issues of compaction and overall soil health. This article examines the use of biochar to improve the health of soil for tree care.
Blog articles from the Trees & Shrubs category:
In Florida, citrus trees were plagued by a bacterial infection called HLB, and it was biochar to the rescue! Biochar also helps citrus plants survive against Greening Disease and allows farmers to have soil that will be rich for years.
Adding biochar to soils with low organic matter can make a world of difference when it comes to tree health. Biochar encourages healthy root growth as it contributes to other friendly soil microorganisms.
Biochar has shown to be effective in treating greening disease as well as increase yields.