The Illinois Biochar Group, in conjunction with the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center at the University of Illinois and the U.S. Department of Agriculture as co-organizers, announces the 2014 Midwest Biochar Conference which will be held on August 8, 2014, in Champaign, IL. The conference will feature presentations and posters on the latest in biochar research and plenty of opportunities for discussion with those interested in all aspects of biochar work.

The event will take place at the Hilton Garden Inn from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm CST, with a reception following from 4:30 - 6:00 pm.


Call for Abstracts or Posters

The call for abstracts and posters will open on March 17, 2014. The abstract submission deadline has been extended to June 1, 2014, and the poster submission will close when full (20).

For more information please visit the conference website:

For questions, please contact IBG coordinator Steve Peterson.

For additional meetings and conferences, check the events on the International Biochar website