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October 2014

Compost Furnace ~ what are the next steps?

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The Pile is complete and the components for circulating the hot water generated by the pile to heat the floor and benches of the Strawbale Studio are being designed with…

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The Compost Furnace pile is COMPLETE !

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Jen, Michael and Deanne bring the pile to completion ! The last hay bales of the COMPOST FURNACE pile are in place, the ramp is gone,and the pile is now…

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Quirky Moments on the Compost Furnace project

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Experiments !  Can Shihaiya and Thomas flip the 21 bales off Dave & Dorindas truck without clipping the straps and separating the bales. The answer is ……..  NOPE.  But it…

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Almost Finished with the Compost Furnace Pile !

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Shihaiya and Thomas helped on the project from planning & clearing the land, picking up materials & hay bales, and building the pile through the 5th layer of strawbale !…

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COMPOSTING FURNACE ~ an update !

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Volunteers are needed Wednesday October 15, 2014 10a- 4p to complete the Compost pile construction that will heat the Strawbale Studio. So far there is a 15×20 ft. pile of…

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