African Nightcrawlers – A Heat Tolerant Composting Worm

“I live in Florida and the ground temperatures get very torrent. I don’t want to air condition a worm bed. I believe there is a worm from Africa that is suitable. What information do you have on a work species that can handle “hot weather?”  Thanks” ~ Carl Hi Carl – You’re likely thinking of…

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Different Types Of Composting Worms

“I used to have a worm bed several years ago, but I have since forgotten a lot about it. My son and I went fishing today and several cups of worms were left behind by other people. I picked them up and brought them home. Noticing later that there were three different types of worms,…

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Yard Worms For Composting

“Can I just use my yard worms in my farm? We have some that are as big around as my index finger and 6 to 8 inches long easy…” ~ Louise Nelson Hi Louise, Yes you can but they are not ideal as compostors. Being common garden worms they are used to being out in…

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