ST. THOMAS, Ont. – Mass timber construction is a sustainable way to build taller and taller buildings out of timber. This video shows examples of careers in the mass lumber industry, which includes engineering, manufacturing, and mass lumber construction. Interviewees discuss their roles and why timber construction is experiencing aRead More →

I have experimented with various methods of making biochar from dead branches and mill wood waste. Biochar, as a porous carbonaceous substance that retains water, makes nutrients more available, thus strengthening plants in agriculture, gardening and forestry. It is produced naturally by forest fires (especially large burn piles) and theRead More →