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My name is Andrew Morrison and welcome to my straw bale building site dedicated to anyone interested in building their own straw bale house. If you are brand new to straw bale or are a straw bale construction specialist there's something for you at


Click here if you are NEW TO STRAW BALE BUILDING and want to know the basics about straw bale construction. I have a ton of information for you including: photo gallery, step-by-step instructional videos, information about straw bale workshops around the world, free straw bale articles, top notch consulting, free straw bale social network, and a full straw bale building blog. Be sure to sign up for my e-mail updates and my free 16 day straw bale e-course so we can keep you posted of the latest developments in the ever-changing world of straw bale. If you are eager to fast track your education in straw bale construction, click here.


Happy Baling!

My Latest Blog Entries Are Below

A Full Summary of the New York Workshop

What an amazing week! We called ourselves the “Small but Mighty” and we were indeed that. Even though we only had 13 people in this workshop, we managed to fully bale and partially plaster a roughly 1000 SF, two-story structure in just seven days. Keep in mind, there are lots of lectures going on during […]

Happy Earth Day

Take this time to find within you that which is grateful for all you have, no matter how big or small. Find a moment to thank the Earth for everything that is provided to you. Everything around you: your food, your clothes, your house, everything comes from the Earth. What can you do to say […]

Do You Like Beer?

If you answered yes to this question, I want your opinion. I plan to hold a “virtual tasting” soon and I want to hear which beers you think are worthy of a taste night. Let me know by adding your choice here. Once I have some options available (or maybe I won’t wait for you […]