Worms can eat up to 75% of their own body weight every day, turning waste into rich and fertile compost.

How to make a wormery

Worms can eat up to 75% of their own body weight every day, turning waste into rich and fertile compost.

It's easy. The don't stink (promise). And they wiggle. Why wouldn't you want to have worms to eat your garbage? It's called vermicomposting officially, but we simply call it our "worm bin."

Make a Vermicompost Bin for Less than Five Bucks

It's easy. The don't stink (promise). And they wiggle. Why wouldn't you want to have worms to eat your garbage? It's called vermicomposting officially, but we simply call it our "worm bin."

Excellent educational (not to mention fun) activity for kids! Learn to make and take care of your own composting worm bin.

Excellent educational (not to mention fun) activity for kids! Learn to make and take care of your own composting worm bin.

How To Start Composting | DIY Compost Soil List For Beginners by Pioneer Settler at http://pioneersettler.com/your-ultimate-guide-to-diy-compost-bins-for-homesteading/

DIY Compost Bins To Make For Your Homestead

How To Start Composting | DIY Compost Soil List For Beginners by Pioneer Settler at http://pioneersettler.com/your-ultimate-guide-to-diy-compost-bins-for-homesteading/

a cross-section diagram showing a worm farm operation explains vertical and horizontal operation.

a cross-section diagram showing a worm farm operation explains vertical and horizontal operation.

Worm Unit for kids - 10 fun kids activities to explore worms. Includes FREE worm observation book great for science observations for preschool, prek, kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd grade kids (homeschool, science) - GREAT IDEAS!

Worm Unit for kids - 10 fun kids activities to explore worms. Includes FREE worm observation book great for science observations for preschool, prek, kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, and 3rd grade kids (homeschool, science) - GREAT IDEAS!

How to make a worm jar at home and a simple (and free) science observation sheet from Homeschool Creations.

Making a Worm Jar at Home (and a Free Science Printable)

How to make a worm jar at home and a simple (and free) science observation sheet from Homeschool Creations.

DIY worm compost bin. Get ready for summer now! Start composting now so you don't have to buy it later. And, you may save space in your garbage.

DIY worm compost bin. Get ready for summer now! Start composting now so you don't have to buy it later. And, you may save space in your garbage.

Worm Bin Troubleshooting - A Visual Guide to Diagnosing and Solving your Worm Composting Bin Problems  #wormcomposting #vermicomposting

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Worm Bin Troubleshooting - A Visual Guide to Diagnosing and Solving your Worm Composting Bin Problems #wormcomposting #vermicomposting

Worm Composting Tips: What You Should & Shouldn’t Feed Your Worms: http://homeandgardenamerica.com/worm-composting-tips

Worm Composting Tips: What You Should & Shouldn’t Feed Your Worms: http://homeandgardenamerica.com/worm-composting-tips


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Vermicomposting, or composting with worms, is a sure-fire way to create your own all-natural super-fertilizer. Read our vermicomposting guide to worm your way into composting heaven. #vermicomposting

Composting With Worms

Vermicomposting, or composting with worms, is a sure-fire way to create your own all-natural super-fertilizer. Read our vermicomposting guide to worm your way into composting heaven. #vermicomposting

Worm Hive: A Multi-Layered, Stackable Worm Bin by ~CrystalsMuse on deviantART

Worm Hive: A Multi-Layered, Stackable Worm Bin by ~CrystalsMuse on deviantART

Excellent educational (not to mention fun) activity for kids! Learn to make and take care of your own composting worm bin.

Excellent educational (not to mention fun) activity for kids! Learn to make and take care of your own composting worm bin.

I'm finally going to have a worm bin that is EASY to use.  I am not sure I agree with this website when it says that castings will drop down, though. I think you have to rotate the layers, harvesting the bottom each time.

I'm finally going to have a worm bin that is EASY to use. I am not sure I agree with this website when it says that castings will drop down, though. I think you have to rotate the layers, harvesting the bottom each time.

A simple graphic on creating a layered worm farm. Home-made vermicomposter, layers with spigot.

Check out Vermicomposting | Fertilize With Worm Castings at http://pioneersettler.com/vermicomposting-fertilize-with-worm-castings/

Vermicomposting

Check out Vermicomposting | Fertilize With Worm Castings at http://pioneersettler.com/vermicomposting-fertilize-with-worm-castings/

Worm tubes: drop in kitchen scraps and compost directly in your beds. -- love this!

Worm tubes: drop in kitchen scraps and compost directly in your beds. -- love this!

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