Join me and the Village of Croton-on-Hudson’s Sustainability Committee at Teatown to learn about electric vehicles. Among the electric vehicles (EVs) to be shown will be the Nissan Leaf, Tesla Model S, Chevy Volt, and plug-in Prius. This is a… Read More Drive Electric Hudson Valley Event with Croton plus Teatown this Sunday<img alt="" border="0" src="https://pixel.wp.com/b.gif?host=greenlivingguy.com&blog=23666400&post=20922&subd=greenlivingguy&ref=&feed=1… Read More
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Worm farming is a large step toward making our planet a bit greener and your home friendly. You won’t find an easier way to do that than worm farming. Below, you’ll find out exactly what worm farms learn about the advantages of worm farming and are. You’ll feel better about yourself knowing that you did your part to help the earth.
People that are thinking about worm farms often use food bits so that them can decompose. What the worms excrete is called castings, or vermicompost. This is then used to fertilise the grass, the garden and other places. The food bits become worm compost, which compost is full of minerals and nutrients. That is a terrific alternative without using commercial fertilisers for garden fans and individuals searching for an organic and 100 percent natural method to enrich land. You should look for the two common worms, should you be considering starting a worm farm. These are the Red Earthworm (the Lumbricus rubella) and the Red Wiggler (the Esienia foetida).
You can decide if you’d like to make a worm farm on a large scale or on a small scale. You’ll also discover that many of the commercial farms sell both worm castings or the vermicompost and the worms. The all-natural compost is sought after. Or, should you not want to purchase it you could make your own. In the neighbourhood you are going to become the seller that is next with a bit of research on the subject!
The great thing about worm farming is that you can take action in your own backyard. If you want, you can even do it in your kitchen. Composting bins or vermiculture bins (worm-farm bins) can be purchased on-line. However, you can start worm farming with a couple simple containers including pails, plastic bins, metal containers, wooden crates and many other things, of your own.