Biophysical Potential of Crop Residues for Biochar Carbon Sequestration and Co-Benefits in Uganda

29 Jun 2021

Presented by Dr Dries Roobroeck, Researcher at the International Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA) during GIZ’s session, “Biochar and Its Practical Application to Restore Degraded Lands“, at GLF Africa 2021.

Author: Dries Roobroeck, Rebecca Hood-Nowotny, Dianah Nakubulwa, John Tumuhairwe, Majaliwa Jackson Gilbert Mwanjalolo, Isaac Ndawula and Bernard Vanlauwe

Publisher: International Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA); Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)

Language: English

Year: 2021

Keyword(s): biochar, biomass, charcoal, land degradation, restoration, smallholder farmers, soil, soil carbon

Ecosystem(s): Drylands and Rangelands

Location(s): Africa