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It is all about the WORMS!

Did someone say WORMS!  How about hundreds of worms?  Last week the 5th-grade students enjoyed their hands on garden experience learning about the benefits of worms in the garden beds. 150 more words

Community Garden

Keeping an eye out for Rat Babies.

After dinner I lifted the top layer of the worm farm off and full of wriggling worms I carefully placed them into a holding bin. The rest of the worm bed went into the growing beds by the bucket full that I gently dug through ready for planting. 725 more words

Garden

Carbon pawprints - caution poo talk ahead

Ok – so I know that having pets isn’t very sustainable.  It’s been claimed that a medium size dog has a similar carbon footprint as two SUV’s… 614 more words

Sustainability

Worm Farm Maintenance

Today is worm farm maintenance day.  There is very little wind after two weeks of solid blowing.  What a relief.

The top left shows the worm farm boxes.   245 more words

Garden Development

Harvests and Maintenance

The hard work and preparation is beginning to pay off.  I recently found this photo of our garden taken six years ago.  Pretty empty and dull.   508 more words

Garden Development

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

Sustainability

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