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May Workshop: Day 4

 Today was a great day. We accomplished a bunch of stuff on the site, the weather was great, and spirits were high. We had several lectures on site that allowed us to slow down and learn to a pace that we could then accelerate into the work. Once we moved into action, we managed to […]

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May Workshop: Day 2

 We were so close! We almost got the whole building baled today. There was a lot to learn including the Miller’s knot, how to notch bales, how to stack and stuff walls, and how to keep things as straight as possible. With a lot of hands working hard, we managed to get really close to […]

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May Workshop in Full Swing

 Yesterday was the first day of the May Seven Day Intensive Straw Bale Construction Workshop here in Jacksonville. We have a great group of people here and we are well on our way to completing another wonderful bale building. Over the next seven days, i will be posting comments and images from the workshop to […]

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