[permaculture] Update: Dry Country News + Earth Quarterly
steved at ncatark.uark.edu
Mon Feb 4 14:09:16 EST 2002
Dry Country News was one of the featured periodicals in the North
section listed in the 1998 edition of
The DCN web link -- http://www.zianet.com/drynews/ -- is dead
Dry Country News is defunct. It was published by Gordon Solberg
et al., and superseded by a second publication they put out called
This web site is thin, but it does contain three items of interest:
These spiritual essays were written by Laura Solberg, and
appeared in Earth Quarterly.
Signs of the Seasons
Life on the Rio Grande, monthly column which appeared in
the Las Cruces Bulletin by Gordon Solberg, Radium Springs, New
Letters to Editor, feedback from subscribers to Earth Quarterly.
Papercrete is a green building technology Solberg apparently has some
expertise working with, and Papercrete News is a full-blown web site
lots of helpful information.
An info packet containing old issues of Earth Quarterly as well as
old issues of Papercrete News is available for sale.
"Our papercrete book is now out of print, and for a variety of reasons
are not reprinting it. We are instead offering our papercrete INFO
PACKET, which includes all the Earth Quarterly back issues (#1-5), and
both issues of Papercrete News."
"Postpaid price for the INFO PACKET is $39 US, $40 Canada, $46 rest
Gordon Solberg, Papercrete News, Box 23, Radium Springs, NM 88054
earth at zianet.com
As an aside, quick links of interest on green building technology:
Building with Papercrete and Paper Adobe
A Revolutionary New Way to Build Your Own Home for Next to Nothing
by Gordon Solberg | In the Oikos Library
THE INFOGRAPHY: Construction -- Natural Home
R E S O U R C E G U I D E
The Natural House A Complete Guide to Healthy, Energy-Efficient,
Environmental Homes by Daniel D. Chiras
More information about the permaculture