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Hungry, Hungry, Red Wiggler Worms

So just how hungry ARE red wigglers? Hungry enough to consume half their weight in kitchen waste (vegetable scraps, fruit, coffee grounds, oatmeal, egg shells etc.) every single day! 427 more words

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Compost Vs. Worm Farming - Eco Home PART 2.

It was only after studying permaculture for 12 months that I really understood why someone should choose a worm farm over a compost system or vice versa. 344 more words


Hamfisted health and safety for the sake of National's pork barrel

I’m sorry, I simply couldn’t resist┬áthe potential for porcine punnery on this one, inspired by Bill Rosenberg’s comments on Stuff. A good headline sells a story – and that’s what we’re seeing with┬áthe latest hapless chapter of… 564 more words


Worms - wriggly wonder workers

By Karen Retra
Did you notice all the worms out during the recent rain? Earthworms are great at breaking down organic matter. Their movement underground also helps to aerate the soil. 448 more words

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