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Posted on Monday, June 23rd 2014

Our rain barrels are up and full of water after all this spring rain! We will be cooking up some PrairieFest paper this week with rainwater!

Our rain barrels are up and full of water after all this spring rain! We will be cooking up some PrairieFest paper this week with rainwater!

Posted on Saturday, June 14th 2014

New farm equipment for the student farm. Hayrake and Baler. This means bales of fiber much faster! 

New farm equipment for the student farm. Hayrake and Baler. This means bales of fiber much faster! 

Posted on Saturday, June 14th 2014

We’re getting closer to a finished visitor’s center on the student farm! Just some painting and cleaning left.

We’re getting closer to a finished visitor’s center on the student farm! Just some painting and cleaning left.

Posted on Tuesday, June 10th 2014

"Night Pictures" is a letterpressed poem that was previously unpublished from the estate of Carl Sandburg. The University of Illinois commissioned us to produce 40 of these folios on Prairie Fest paper with an original artwork from our RA Megan Diddie.

"Night Pictures" is a letterpressed poem that was previously unpublished from the estate of Carl Sandburg. The University of Illinois commissioned us to produce 40 of these folios on Prairie Fest paper with an original artwork from our RA Megan Diddie.

Posted on Sunday, April 27th 2014