I’ve tried a number of different methods to raise worms and I’m sold on the flow through bin. In the beginning, all of the worms died and there were no castings to harvest. What a bummer. Now I don’t have those problems anymore. Not since I switched to a flow through bin. I’ll show you […]
Well I’m glad you asked. I just happen to have 10,000 composting worms in my backyard. Now before I started raising worms, I thought they made no noise at all. Turns out they are quite loud and have a characteristic sound much like rain. If you were to play this to someone and they had […]
Introduction to Aquaponics Aquaponics is a fascinating yet simple technology. Not only can you grow fish, you can also grow edible plants. It’s a symbiotic relationship between the plants and the fish. The fish need nitrates removed from the water, and the plants need nitrates in order to thrive. One helps the other and it’s […]
Who doesn’t love fresh fruits and vegetables? If you think you don’t have the time to grow your own, then think again. Backyard gardens have been a fundamental part of our culture for a very long time. It’s a highly rewarding hobby that does a lot more than just saving money. Why Start A Garden? You […]
As you know, pesky ants decided to move into my worm bin. I am no a fan of ants, particularly swarms, so one way or the other – they had to go. […]
Any penny pincher knows that buying in bulk makes sense. We’ve compiled a list of low cost compost that you can buy by the truckload.
Sooner or later you are going to have to deal with ants in your worm bin. This is a case study in real time showing how to solve the problem. […]
For all you gardeners out there, here are some guidelines to raising composting worms. Composting worms provide one of the most effective yet gentle fertilizers out there. […]