MOTHER EARTH NEWS' Passive Solar Eco-Village

In the 1980s, MOTHER EARTH NEWS built a passive solar house on a budget.



homestead diagram
 The diagram lays out plans for the location of everything from a nursery to beehives.
PHOTO: MOTHER EARTH NEWS STAFF
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MOTHER's 1980s passive solar eco-village included an earth-sheltered two bedroom home, garden, and livestock area.
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