On the Road in India: American NGO workers build low cost houses in Madurai

Another media report about our earthbag project in India. We’ve managed to get in the newspaper or TV every day this week. Channel News7 Tamil said they will produce a half hour show very soon with full coverage of the … Continue reading →

Earthbag Method is Ideal for Constructing Community Toilets in India

“Earthbag construction technology is old wine in a new bottle as rammed earth method of construction is an ancient method, according to the experts in the method, Owen Geiger and Kateryna Zemskova of Good Earth Nepal. They feel that the … Continue reading →

Mulkharka School Earthbag Rebuilding Project – Nepal

MULKHARKA SCHOOL EARTHBAG REBUILDING PROJECT from YuCha on Vimeo. “This short film by YuCha shows the post-earthquake reconstruction of the school of Mulkharka, a small village in the district of Sindhupalchok, Nepal, using the earthbag technique. YuCha works in partnership … Continue reading →

Flexible Form Rammed Earth Construction (Earthbag Construction) Part 1

Very good video about building earthbag domes that shows half a dozen or so innovative ideas I haven’t seen before. I can’t think of another video or project where I’ve seen so many new interesting building tips. So hat’s off … Continue reading →

Upfil Farm Florida Earthbag Workshop

Hi Owen, We are building one of your home designs near Gainesville, Florida. It’s this one (http://www.dreamgreenhomes.com/plans/roundhouse-dome-cluster.htm) with straight walls, not domed. It’s a permitted/coded build. The project already has county approval, and we’re gearing up for a workshop to … Continue reading →