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23) Preserving Biodiversity: Save earth worms

Earthworms are an indispensable link in the food chain. They ceaselessly recycle organic matter, such as dead leaves and other decomposing plants. By so doing, they collaborate in the production of good humus and maintain the fertility of the soil in which the fruit and vegetables that we eat are grown. 68 more words

Belgium

Grow, 'Maters, Grow!

I planted these tomatoes at the same time. Both were side dressed with chicken manure. One of them is sitting over some buried compost that includes coffee grounds, a part of onion trimmings that’s growing, and banana peels, as well as chicken manure and aged horse manure that was bristling with earthworms. 40 more words

Compost