Garlic biochar trial 2016.
Ok this trial is to see what application style works best for Garlic. We have chosen 2 highly distinctive methods.
- Top soil application at4 litres per square meter.
- 200 mm holes filled with biochar at 1 meter intervals in the middle of the bed.
Below are notes on the dimension of the trials.
Garlic biochar trial.
North side has both big garlic cloves on eastern side of bed and small cloves on western side and biochar on surface.
5.6, 6.2, 6.6, 5.0, 6.8, 6.6, 6.5, 6.7, 6.2, 6.7, 6.5, 6.2, 6.0, 6.1, 6.4, 6.6, 6.8, 6.2, 6.0, 6.8, 6.4, 6.6, 6.3, 6.7, 5.9 equals 158.4 / 23 equals 6.3.
The next day Anzac Day 25/4/16 last day to plant garlic.
Spoke with Greg and we are going to put guano in later
Later organic boost
23 metered with 1 meter apart biochar dumps 200 mm diameter biochar size 10mm aggregate. Opposite the other trial. Loading the hole with biochar. Our team most of all except yours truly. Also the mighty biology.All the pathways were prepared while I went to town to get the mulch.
We planted well over 500 cloves of garlic.
Stay Tuned for updates on our Biochar Garlic trial.