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Benefits of Vermicomposting

Benefits of Vermicomposting

Vermicompost “is stabilized organic matter, produced by interaction of earthworms and microorganisms under controlled conditions”   —Norman Q Arancon, PhD - University of Hawaii at Hilo Vermicompost "A Living Soil Amendment" Consists of 'worm castings' plus other...

Benefits of Vermicomposting

Vermicompost “is stabilized organic matter, produced by interaction of earthworms and microorganisms under controlled conditions”   —Norman Q Arancon, PhD - University of Hawaii at Hilo...

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Types of Composting

Types of Composting

  The Basics There are five key components that need to be “controlled” during composting for...

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Worm Chow Recipe

Worm Chow Recipe

People often ask if they need to feed their worms any special worm food like Worm Chow. It’s...

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Keeping Records for a Successful Worm Bin

Keeping Records for a Successful Worm Bin

When starting up a new worm bin, things are changing week to week.  While you are going through your startup, it is especially helpful to keep good records – a logbook, calendar, or a pad on a clipboard.

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Feeding Your CFT

Feeding Your CFT

After your worms have settled in for about a week, you can add a fresh food layer. This starts your regular weekly feeding routine…

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