Tag: vermicomposting

Backyard Vermicomposting Essentials

ContentsVermicompting essentialsVermicompostingRed wigglersWorm castingsTumbling compostersVermicompting essentials Vermicomposting Now Vermicomposting is a type of composting in which certain species of worms are used to enhance the process of organic waste conversion and produce a better end-product. It is the process of using worms and micro-organisms to turn kitchen waste into a black, earthy-smelling, nutrient-rich humus. Small-scale

Vermicast and Vermicast Tea

ContentsMaking Vermicast and Vermicast TeaVermicomposting wormsThe vermicast tea projectAnother vermicomposting perspectiveUsing vermicast teaAeration helpsQuestionsAlabama JumpersBrewing 600 gallonsBased on volumeUse it straightMixingConcludingMaking Vermicast and Vermicast Tea Vermicomposting worms Vermicast and Vermicast Tea. The worms that do vermicomposting are different than your true earthworms that come up when you have a heavy rain in your yard and

How to Make Vermicompost

I started normal composting and vermicomposting a year ago in 2016 where I realized that composting is a mere waste of time and vermicompost is the only “Go To” thing when you need a super rich organic fertilizer in a very short period of time. See, composting really takes a long period of time in

Joraform JK270 Composter Review

I just got done sifting some of my compost and I want to show you what I used to do this. I have a tumbling composter. This is an insulated one that can get to some pretty high temperatures without needing a large volume of compost, compared to conventional pile techniques. This is something that

What to feed your Red Wiggler Worms

What to feed your Red Wiggler Worms Vermicomposting or worm composting is a type of composting in which you feed your vegetable scraps to a certain earthworm species, namely red wigglers. What do red wiggler wormseat? Here we will give you an overview of the regime necessary ro feed your worms. What is a Red

Learn About Worm Composting With Red Wiggler Worms

Ready to get started with vermicomposting, but still have some questions about how to keep red wiggler worms? There are tons of guides online about how to compost with worms. Just do a Google search, and you’ll be overwhelmed with pages of instructions for keeping worms. The quality of these instructions varies greatly, and you’ll

Compost Worm Escape!

Compost Worm Escape! Even though I knew better, we had a compost worm escape this weekend. Red wiggler compost worms generally stay in the bedding as long as things are going well. You don’t even need a lid on the bin. But… when compost worms are first put into new bedding — and especially if