There’s a whole network of strawbale contractors, and NM is the center of much activity. Google The Last Straw journal and then search their contractor listings. This plan can be upgraded to meet NM code and so it should be accepted by USDA with an engineer’s stamp.
I could use some type of break down as to the materials and est cost if possible.
The green builders in Iowa are big on concrete so perhaps this model can be modified or something. I know the community as a solar farm and windmill which can be connected to the house I want to build which will reduce costs.