Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at 10:00 AM EDT
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Eastern WVCTC 
316 Eastern Drive
Moorefield, WV 26836

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Eastern WVCTC 
Eastern West Virginia Community & Technical College 

Join us: August 13 – 

Topics will include:

  • Biochar in Green Infrastructure (GI)

To many, the use of GI is a new approach to managing urban stormwater runoff, volumes and

quality. GI manages stormwater runoff by using natural ecosystems and/or engineered systems

that mimic natural systems. The presentation will discuss opportunities and benefits of

integrating biochar into GI practices along with a number of project examples. Chuck Hegberg,


  • Biochar Industry Development

During this interactive session, attendees will use design thinking principles to determine

commercialization opportunities for biochar. By leveraging a cross disciplinary approach, the goal

for this session will be to identify pathways for potential profitability and commercialization of


  • USDA and others to discuss funding options
  • Wood Waste/Biomass Solution Discussion
  • Project Updates and discussion for Next Steps
  • Poultry Litter Biochar, equipment, and waste water!

General Info for Lodging:

HOTEL INFORMATION:  South Branch Inn Moorefield . http://www.wvafun.com/ . (approx. 5-10 minutes form site).

The Guest House:  https://www.guesthouselostriver.com/ (approx. 30 minutes from site).

Lost River State Park - 45 minutes

There are also numerous home and cabin rentals and other lodging available.  Mooefield is located in Hardy County West Viginia.  Numerous resorts are located in Tucker County WV.  https://canaanvalley.org/ (approx. 1 hour from site)