Sonoma Biochar Initiative hosted the 2012 US Biochar Conference
For more on their work visit the SonomaBiocharInitiative.org website.
Justin Beck is currently a "Hiwi" or assistant scientist/administrator for the new COST Action (Cooperation in Science and Technology) for the European Union's new project on Biochar research at the Martin Luther University in Halle, Germany. Justin is primarily a Biochar advocate and an "end user" at a community garden in Germany. Previously he was part of the Community Climate Action Plan of Sonoma County for the Climate Protection Campaign. Justin is also an electronic music producer and DJ.