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Fall '14

Cistern pit cleaned up and ready for next year. Rocket Stove upgraded to heat water in the winter.

Rocket stove hot water coils exchanger

Summer '14

Plastering on the duplex and little cabin. Duplex earth tube. Canning.

Manu and Daniel plastering on the duplex

Spring '14

Earth Day. Midsummer Mayhem. Solar hot water collector construction. Gardening.


Spring '12

Seed starting, garden preparation, worm composting bin, tipi

John raking a raised bed with log sides

Fall '11

Small Cabin Roof - Common House Shower - Earthen Floor Finish Coat

John cuts porch post notches while Jesse watches

Summer '11

Cabin Construction - Porch - Earthen Floor

Collecting bales for cabin construction

Possibility Alliance Tour

We took a tour of the Possibility Alliance on August 23, 2011.

Ethan starting the tour

Spring '11

Spring means a lot of work in the garden, and setting up the campground for all the years visitors and volunteers. This year it also means a new puppy!

Earth day booth 2

Sustain Mizzou Campout 4/30/11

Members of Sustain Mizzou camped out and helped blaze the north ridge trail.

Roasting marshmallows

Winter '10-'11

It was generally a mild winter, although we had several large snow storms in late January and February. The straw bale common house combined with the efficient wood-burning rocket stove kept Tao cozy.

March Meeting

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Tao working on Straw Bale Visitor Lodge


This is KOMU Channel 8 segment that aired January 1, 2010.

This is a little video that The Missourian shot that was supposed to go with an article that never got published, but you can watch it anyway. It was taken literally days after I arrived on the land. Watch the Video