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The End to Worm Farm Massacres

I’ve owned a worm farm for many years but always felt that I hadn’t got it working very effectively. There was always more food than the worms seemed to manage, a tray of compost took forever to generate and I usually massacred my worm population every summer! 1,258 more words


Vermiculture 101

If you’re not a worm person, you might not have even heard the word “vermiculture” before. I certainly hadn’t 12 months ago. Vermiculture is just a more scientific term for worm farming. 448 more words

Making a Worm Farm

When an innocent nosey at the horses at Nerang’s Country Paradise Parklands led to meeting the worm farming extraordinaire, Warwick, I jumped at his offer of returning for a tutorial and help with our set-up. 946 more words

Slow Living

Compost and worms

Warning, the following post contains images of composting food scraps which some readers may find disturbing ;)

My social media newsfeeds have been full of posts about compost this week. 314 more words

In The Garden

Containers and fertilizer

I sit here with an aching back and a happy smile.  It’s been a good day in the garden today.  It started off when I went to look for some wooden boxes at a company that buys and sells pallets and the like.   528 more words

Worm Farming Forever

We went to a worm workshop, woo! The Green Living Centre, a joint initiative between local governments, hosted the event to teach us about worm farming, both as a way to eliminate food waste and to produce organic fertilizer for home gardens. 810 more words


Wiggly worker worms

Something that irritates the hell out of me is waste. Sadly the packaging we go through buying food at the supermarket is bad enough, but we’ve been throwing out vege scraps for 2 years now and every time my soul cringes. 683 more words