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The Dry Times

The southern provinces of South Africa, namely Western and Eastern Cape, have been experiencing a prolonged drought that is having a devastating effect on agriculture and rural and urban life. 232 more words

Why You Shouldn’t Use Sales Receipts in Your Compost or Worm Farm


Remember Bisphenol A, also known as BPA, the toxic endocrine-disrupting chemical which leached out of plastic drink bottles that has now been banned worldwide? 427 more words

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Composta - a plant pot and worm bin in one!

I love my worm farms and have two, happily churning away my food scraps. I have two bottomless pots in my wicking garden and feed compost worms in one then the other to encourage them to move throughout the garden doing their busy best for the soil. 575 more words


Why You Shouldn’t Use Bleached or Glossy Paper in Your Compost or Worm Farm

As gardeners, we often told that we shouldn’t use office photocopying paper or glossy magazines in our worm farms, compost or the garden in general. Many gardeners ask why not? 1,981 more words

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Rob's Worm Farm & The Quest for Awesome Soil

Something odd that I’d long been wanting to try my hand at is vermiculture. Since I was a child, I was fascinated by the process in which those wiggly little beasts turned most any biomass into that wondrous black growing medium we call worm castings. 81 more words


A Journey to a Waste-Free Lifestyle with Ellie Love

Going waste free can be hard. I can say from personal experience, there are many obstacles to jump over. Whether you are going out for a drink, going grocery shopping or simply having a takeaway breakfast, we are constantly given plastic containers or straws which end up being thrown out after a few minutes of use. 717 more words