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Added by Elliot Somers on September 25, 2012 at 8:20pm — No Comments
I was browsing the pet store this weekend and decided to buy a 10 gallon aquarium for $10. It isn't really an ideal container for a worm bin (heavy, fragile & not opaque), but it's excellent for a show-and-tell or observation bin.Continue
Added by Andrew from California on September 24, 2012 at 9:23pm — No Comments
Left 25% manure with soil - right 20% vermicompost with soil
After 57 days...the growth of tomato plants is like this. In the bucket with the manure i have one tomato(left) and at the right bucket i have 4…Continue
I may have figured out why my worm population seems stunted. Peat moss. Who knew? I will not make that mistake again.
This all happened on Saturday September 1, 2012
First off I have to give credit where it is do this upgrade to bin came from a video on Bentley Christie's redwormcompocting.com the video is called The BOM 6000. (so Thanks Bentley). Please watch His video he explains things really good. I did have to make a…Continue
Added by Grady "The WormFather" on September 2, 2012 at 6:27pm — No Comments
First a little background. I have been composting and gardening for about 28 years now. I am also a professional Chef by trade. A few years ago when I was in culinary school, the school had a garden and a friend introduced me to his worms (and by that I mean red wigglers,,haha).
So jump ahead a few years and I come across Bentley and www.redwormcomposting.com(great site and a great guy, with a great sense of humor). And now I am back into…Continue
Added by Grady "The WormFather" on September 2, 2012 at 5:58pm — No Comments
Not much to report this month. I haven't had a lot of time to play with my little friends since I took a job as a proofreader for a company that converts magazines to e-reader format and had to make drastic changes to my schedule. (Drastic, for me, is changing my sleep schedule from waking up around 9:00 a.m. and puttering around the house between homeschooling lessons and working on freelance writing to getting up before 6:00 a.m. to get shower, dress and leave the house by 7:15 to beat…Continue