Harvesting Worms From Old Bedding…

“I read all the articles that you send to me and just want to say thanks for all the info. I don’t know if I missed some info about harvesting. I have a plastic system – the top container for the worms and their food – the bottom container for their urine. I would like…

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Harvesting Composting Worms On A Large Scale

“I’m in Botswana and manage an organic farm. We have been using earthworms (Eisenia foetida) to make vermicompost using rumen content and manure from our local abattoir, for about 7 months. We’re ready to start harvesting, but we’re doing it on a large scale and have been scratching our heads trying to figure out how…

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Collecting Worm Eggs / Cocoons

“We would like to hasten the production of our worms by collecting their eggs and putting them in a rearing bed or box. How can we collect the eggs since worm eggs are small and difficult to collect? Someone suggested to us that we place newspapers on top of the worm bed and they said…

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Splitting A Worm Composting Population

“My worm bin is overcrowded and the worms are climbing out; how do I best utilize them?” ~ Virginia Hi Virginia, Do you have any pet fish? 🙂 Ok, I’m mostly kidding – although if you do happen to have a fish pond it probably wouldn’t hurt to toss a few in there for a…

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