"A House Made of Straw"

"The big bad wolf gave straw houses a pretty bad reputation. But it turns out straw bale houses are incredibly strong and energy efficient. The century-old building material is making a comeback as an eco-friendly choice for modern home construction. And these homeowners aren't afraid of a little wind. One woman is even building a straw bale house in the sometimes cold, blustery climate of the east."

Joyce Kryszak reports for The Environment Report September 9, 2009.

Thursday, September 10, 2009