High Plains Biochar
Your Source For BioChar From Prairies To Peaks
Premium Pine Feedstock BioChar: This feed grade biochar is made from pure pine feedstock and has been certified by the USDA to be 100% biobased. This premium raw biochar has also undergone all necessary dioxin, furan, and heavy metal testing to be used as a
Enlivened Biochar: This biochar is made with EM-1 microbial inoculant, worm casting tea and humic acid. It is ready to apply!
Mixed Feedstock Biochar: Raw biochar made from urban tree waste. This is our most economical biochar with up to 80% organic carbon. Works great for soil applications.
Tree pack: A blend of biochar, compost, and humic acid is perfect for tree applications, whether they be new or existing trees!
WHAT IS BIOCHAR?
Biochar is a special type of charcoal made from cooking organic material at high temperatures in the absence of
Benefits of BioChar
- Sequesters carbon in the soil, mitigating climate change
- Premium raw biochar can supercharge your soil with 85% organic carbon
- 100% natural soil conditioner for healthier plants
- The benefits to the soil can last hundreds of years
- Responsibly made with 100% wood waste
Uses For BioChar
There are many uses for biochar on farms and ranches. From use as a seed coating, soil amendment, manure management, and even a nutritional supplement for livestock that provides a variety of benefits.
From lawns to golf courses and even to sports fields, biochar is gaining in popularity for its ability to provide a natural and chemical free way to create healthy turf, all while reducing water inputs and fertilizer runoff.
Adding biochar to your gardens will boost yields. From increased microbial activity, increased water holding capacity, improving nutrient uptake, and reducing fertilizer needs, there are a wide variety of benefits. New research even suggests adding biochar can increase the cold tolerance of some plants.
Biochar has some unique properties including massive surface area that allow it to capture heavy metals, fertilizers, and other toxins from our creeks, ponds, lakes, and ground water.
Reclamation & Remediation
Biochar has the ability to stop contamination from leeching into ground water, to reestablish vegetation, and reduce soil compaction. It binds with toxins in the soil to provide a higher chance of plant vegetation under poor soil conditions. Applications include highway right of ways, road and O&G sites, mines, industrial sites, etc.
From urban trees to shelter belts, biochar has shown some amazing benefits for trees in recent research. It provides benefits such as increased drought resistance, survival rates and nutrient uptake.