Knox Conference on Sustainable Living

From: WGIL (Galesburg, IL) –

This weekend at Knox College students were invited to attend the 2014 Prairie Fire Bioneers Conference. The weekend of events allowed students the chance to attend workshops to get a better understanding of sustainability… Students got to hear from Knox Alum Jim Hallock, the founder and CEO of Earth Block International. Hallock and his company make buildings out of earth — which he calls the only truly sustainable material. Hallock tells WGIL it’s not official, but he’s thinking about starting a building project south of Galesburg… Read more…