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RE: [naturalbuilding-4] adobe/cob raised beds

From: user 5.
Sent on: Thursday, January 10, 2013 11:18 AM
Hi Stephanie -

Neighbor! I'm at 65th and Stony and the garden is just south of Washington
Park.

>   Hello Gabriel,
> I'm also on the south side (Hyde Park).  I'd be totally into building some
> cob raised beds. I haven't actually built with cob before, but I've read
> about it and gone to a workshop to create it.
> Keep me posted on when you'd like to move this project forward.  I'd love
> to be part of it.
> Stephanie
>
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>> To: [address removed]
>> Subject: Re: [naturalbuilding-4] adobe/cob raised beds
>> Date: Thu, 10 Jan[masked]:31:19 -0500
>>
>> look at the 50 gallon drum and tire planters on the internet. Cob
>> doesn't take much water to go back to being soil.
>>
>> On Thu, Jan 10, 2013 at 10:22 AM, Gabriel Piemonte
>>  wrote:
>> > Hi everyone -
>> >
>> > As they say on the talk shows, I'm a long time listener and first time
>> > caller to this list serve. I am interested in doing some natural
>> building
>> > as part of a couple of projects I am involved in on the South Side.
>> > Unfortunately, it seems the Natural Builders Group meetings tend to be
>> > quite a distance from me, so I haven't been able to meet anyone in
>> person,
>> > but I'm hoping y'all can give me some advice via the group.
>> >
>> > I am part of a newly established community garden with (surprise,
>> > surprise) no money and a need to build raised beds because of the
>> quality
>> > of the soil in the lot we are working in. I was considering proposing
>> > adobe or cob raised beds, which would also introduce a whole lot of
>> people
>> > to natural building. Any advice?
>> >
>> > Gabriel Piemonte
>> > The Abundance Project
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