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The reason that I ask is that I have a lot of pumpkins gathering dust and rot from Halloween.I was thinking of slicing them up into manageable chunks and piling them across the top of my flow…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Kenny Walters Jan 3, 2014.
I checked today to try and see where I am going wrong.Temps seem ok at 80f.Seems to be not too dry or wet.What I did differently last week was to add 2 new ingredients along with some partially…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Sabrina Sep 21, 2013.
I couldn't take a picture because it (they) were too fast.When I pulled back the brown paper sacks to see how things were after being gone for 2 weeks, I saw 2, cockroach looking bugs scurry for…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Rob Turner Jul 18, 2013.
I started a raised bed and since I have a hard time kneeling, I made it about 3' high.Well, as part of improving the soil I have been using some of my VC whenever tilling or planting new plants.In…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Lynn Tillson Jul 10, 2013.
Posted on February 14, 2013 at 1:49pm — 1 Comment
This is what I did to keep my squirmies warm and toasty. It has a 75w bulb. They loved it and I always found them huddled near the top of the pile. The temps dropped down into the 30s and stayed there for about. a week.
I also am trying persimmons for the 1st time. These are the Asian variety that are meant to be eaten soft. I think they are Hachiyas. Delicious when ripe and squishy but these had gone too far.
I am not sure if the worms are going after the…Continue
Posted on January 11, 2013 at 7:58am — 3 Comments
I had a Gusanito and got the urge to build a FT so I bought the plans for a VermBin24 and it's all together.
I migrated what I had in the Gusanito to the VB24 and I need some more worms. The VB24 seems to hold a lot more plus the worms that I had left in the Gusanito had been diminished by an attack of fire ants.
I ordered a lb of worms from Red Worm Composting and they should be here next week.
Can I just put them in the VB24 cause that's what I am planning to do…Continue
Posted on March 6, 2012 at 9:47am — 15 Comments