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“Secrets of El dorado” video - About the Terra Preta soils of the Amazon - is a 'must see' documentary if you haven't already, runtime 49 mins.

Biochar - agrichar - Terra Preta - Presentation of the potential of biochar to improve the fertility of poor soils, and to sequester carbon.  Focus on Australia. 11 mins

 Part 1 of 2 "The Promise of Biochar" 9 mins

Part 2 of 2 "The Promise of Biochar" 2.2 mins

I have added some TLUD photos to my Flickr account. There are quick selection of photos of my various TLUDs since I started with small tin cans a while back and the bigger drum BBQ versions that I have been working on.

This is the link to the set > TLUD adventures

The workshop photo set on Flickr can be found here

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Growing all these wonderful exotic plants is a pleasure in itself but learning how to cook with them is an even greater delight.  We launch this page with a Vietnamese flavour but stay tuned the collection will grow.  If you have any recipes featuring our plants please share it with us.

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