Worm Science 101 – Growth and Development – Part I

For the last couple of weeks we have been looking at worm reproduction and examining the various environmental (and other) factors can that can affect reproduction rates. This week we are going to move on to a closely related topic – growth and development.  Like reproduction and cocoon production (you may recall that these are…

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Worm Science 101 – Earthworm Reproduction – Part II

Last week I provided you with a very basic overview of earthworm reproduction as a whole. This week, as promised, we are going to explore in more detail some of the important factors that influence worm reproduction rates, and how these rates can differ among some of the important species of ‘composting worms’. There has…

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