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Dustoffer
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That is STRAW bale, not hay (which is edible and rots easy). Taos County is in a green zone for carbon free building, and uses the 2006 IBC, with wind loads 80 mph and seismic 2, and snow load 40 lbs./ft. (it is always better to build stronger)

https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_nkw=international+building+code+2006

No hassles to substandard houses ‘grandfathered’ in.