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Posted on January 31, 2011 at 9:22am — 1 Comment
I did my first harvest six months ago and I am still baby sitting the cacoons. There are zillions I have been keeping them damp and put little bait in there to give them a welcome to life treat when they hatch. I have retrieved a few but nothing like I thought.There are still billions of cacoons in there. Do they decompose if they are dead? Do something eat them? How long should I wait?? How can you tell if they are dead?
I have already done my second harvest without so many cacoons…Continue
Posted on November 30, 2010 at 7:49am — 8 Comments
After someone suggest I use weed cloth between my leachate bin and bottom bin (it is a four bin round tower) to prevent me from having to clean and check for lost worms in the bottom. Well I did try this and what a mess I ended up with!! When I pulled off my tray to check the bottom I was horrified in what I was faced with!! My poor baby worms and teenagers were weaved through out the cloth and the poo did not drop through, so the few worms that did make it to the bottom tray were dried up…Continue
Posted on June 4, 2010 at 5:41am — 22 Comments