Mark Lung is using the straw bails for insulation on his new home at 1312 E. Franklin Street in East Boise.  He says there are benefits for keeping the home warm in the winter, cool in the summer, and saving money over time.

He's invited anyone who would like to see the process or take part to join in the build party tomorrow between 9am and 5pm.

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