|A new edition of the definitive guide to vermicomposting
- a process using redworms to recycle human food waste into nutrient-rich
fertilizer for plants.
Author Mary Appelhof provides complete illustrated instructions on setting up and maintaining small-scale worm composting systems.
Internationally recognized as an authority on vermicomposting, Appelhof has worked with worms for over three decades. Topics include: bin types, worm species, reproduction, care and feeding of worms, harvesting, and how to make the finished product of potting soil.
Worms are the latest (as well as, of course, perhaps the oldest!) trend in earth-friendly gardening.
In this handy guide, the authors of DEAD SNAILS LEAVE NO TRAILS demystify the world of worm wrangling, with everything you need to know to build your own worm bin, make your garden worm-friendly, pamper your soil, and much much more.
|The Worm Book For Beginners: 2nd Edition (Revised) :
A Vermiculture Starter or How To Be A Backyard Worm Farmer And Make The Best Natural Compost From Worms (Backyard Farm Books) (Volume 3)
|A worm farm? Why might a person be intrigued in starting a worm farm?
Nowadays, there are many people that are concerned about the world. Worms fit right in because they offer fertilization to the earth. Instead of using those harmful chemicals on your crops and farms, worm offer a natural way to fertilize your crops. Some produce worm farms just for fun.
Worm farms allow you to use scraps from fruits and vegetables, so you even recycle. Also let’s not forget as fish bait. The question is how do we get started with worm farm, here is your How To Guide to start vermicomposting.
|With its focus on how to make money raising earthworms, this book is
a welcome source of up-to-date information on the business of vermiculture.
Bogdanov puts vermiculture into a historical context, gives basic information about composting worms, tells how to get started, and describes how to set up commercial beds.
He covers pests and predators, harvesting, and packaging and shipping. This book is a must for anyone wanting to go into the worm business